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Taxon: Ilex purpurea Hassk.

Genus: Ilex
Family: Aquifoliaceae.
Nomen number: 19766
Place of publication: Cat. hort. bot. bogor. 230. 1844
Name verified on: 28-Jul-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 24-May-2006
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • Kashi holly   (Source: Hollies 230. 1997) – English
  • peach-leaf holly   (Source: L Cult WPl SE US) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Yunnan
    Eastern Asia: Japan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indo-China: Vietnam

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Galle, F. C. 1997. Hollies. The genus Ilex. [accepts].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [accepts].
  • Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. [accepts].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition). [= I. chinensis Sims].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Ilex purpurea Hassk.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Ilex purpurea cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?19766 (15 September 2014)

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