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Taxon: Reseda odorata L.

Genus: Reseda
Family: Resedaceae.
Nomen number: 30928
Place of publication: Amoen. acad. 3:51. 1756 (Syst. nat. ed. 10, 2:1046. 1759)
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 20-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Sep-2005
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • bastard rocket   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • common mignonette   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • garden mignonette   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • sweet mignonette   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • sweet reseda   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • mu xi cao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • mignonette   (Source: HerbSpices ) – French
  • réséda odorante   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • Gartenresede   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • minhonete   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • reseda-de-cheiro   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • miñoneta   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • reseda de olor   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • luktreseda   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Libya
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Greece - Crete

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Abdallah, M. S. & H. C. D. de Wit. 1978. The Resedaceae. A taxonomical revision of the family. Belmontia, 1, Taxon. (or 2, Ecol; 3, Hort.; 4, Incidental.; N.S.) 8(26):287.
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. 1976–. Flora of Libya.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986–1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  • Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). [introd.].
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2.
  • Meikle, R. D. 1977–1985. Flora of Cyprus.
  • Pajaujis Anonis, D. 1993. Flower oils and floral compounds in perfumery.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Rothmaler, W. 1939. Die Erscheinungsdaten von Lamarck's Encyclopédie. Chron. Bot. 5:440. [re. publication in Amoen. acad.].
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966–. Flora of Iraq.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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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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