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Taxon: Pelargonium peltatum (L.) L’Hér.

Genus: Pelargonium section: Ciconium
Family: Geraniaceae.
Nomen number: 27135
Place of publication: W. Aiton, Hort. kew. 2:427. 1789
Comments:
  • for authorship see comments in J. S. African Bot. 45:377-380. 1979
  • authorship verified from original literature
  • authorship verified from original literature
Name verified on: 07-Jun-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Jan-2005
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Cape Province [s.], KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal [e.]

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62.
  • Gibbs Russell, G. E. et al. 1985. List of species of Southern African plants, ed. 2. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa v. 51.; v. 56. 1987
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • James, C. M. et al. 2004. Molecular studies in Pelargonium (Geraniaceae). A taonomic appraisal of section Ciconium and the origin of 'Zonal' and 'Ivy-leaved' cultivars. Pl. Syst. Evol. 243:131–146.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Miller, D. 1996. Pelargoniums; a gardener's guide to the species and their hybrids and cultivars. 49–50.
  • Olivier, M. C. & J. J. A. van der Walt. 1984. The taxonomy of the Pelargonium peltatum (L.) L'Hérit. complex. J. S. African Bot. 50:2.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1968. Flora europaea. 2:193. [mentions].
  • van der Walt, J. J. A. & P. J. Vorster. 1988. Pelargoniums of southern Africa, vol. 3. [mentions].
  • van der Walt, J. J. A. 1977. Pelargoniums of southern Africa, vol. 1. 33.
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Check other web resources for Pelargonium peltatum (L.) L’Hér.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Pelargonium peltatum 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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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?27135 (31 July 2014)

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