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Taxon: Monarda citriodora Cerv. ex Lag.

Genus: Monarda
Family: Lamiaceae (alt. Labiatae) subfamily: Nepetoideae tribe: Mentheae.
Nomen number: 312135
Place of publication: Gen. sp. pl. 2. 1816
Name verified on: 24-Aug-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Common names:

  • lemon beebalm   (Source: F GPlains ) – English
  • lemon-mint   (Source: F GPlains ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Materials: essential oils   (fide Adv Lab Sci 400. 1992)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Kansas, Missouri [w.], Oklahoma
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Arkansas
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona [s.e.]
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, Sinaloa, Sonora [e.], Tamaulipas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Michoacan

References:

  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. [mentions].
  • Harley, R. M. & T. Reynolds, eds. 1992. Advances in labiate science.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico. [treats as M. austromontana Epling].
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Smith, E. B. 1978. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas.
  • Turner, B. L. 1994. Taxonomic treatment of Monarda (Lamiaceae) for Texas and Mexico. Phytologia 77:60–64.
  • University of Texas Herbarium. 2000–. The mints of Texas (on-line resource).
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Monarda citriodora Cerv. ex Lag.:


Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images 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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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?312135 (22 October 2014)

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