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Taxon: Jasminum sambac (L.) Aiton

Genus: Jasminum section: Unifoliolata
Family: Oleaceae tribe: Jasmineae.
Nomen number: 20676
Place of publication: Hort. kew. 1:8. 1789
Name verified on: 30-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Sep-2011
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • Arabian jasmine   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • Sambac jasmine   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – English
  • mo li hua   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • jasmin d'Arabie   (Source: C. Feuillet, p.c.) – French
  • arabischer Jasmin   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • gesimino d'Arabia   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Italian
  • mugherine   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Italian
  • bogarim   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • jasmim   (Source: Portuguese Dict ) – Portuguese
  • jazmín de Arabia   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India

      Cultivated:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India
  • widely cultivated

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. 1959. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. Delhi. 5:290.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. [mentions].
  • Edições Melhoramentes. 1979. The new Michaelis illustrated dictionary (Novo Michaelis dicionário ilustrado), ed. 22/24.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Feuillet, C. 1998. pers. comm. [re. French common names].
  • Green, P. & D. Miller. 2009. The genus Jasminum in cultivation. 110–113.
  • Green, P. S. 1965. Studies in the genus Jasminum III: The species in North America. Baileya 13:157.
  • Green, P. S. 1965. The name jasmine. Arnoldia (Jamaica Plain) 25:71.
  • Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1. 12(1):19 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 12(1):19.
  • Pajaujis Anonis, D. 1993. Flower oils and floral compounds in perfumery.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Jasminum sambac (L.) Aiton:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Jasminum sambac 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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