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Taxon: Stewartia malacodendron L.

Genus: Stewartia
Family: Theaceae tribe: Stewartieae.
Nomen number: 35585
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:698. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 20-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 20-Apr-2012
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
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.


Common names:

  • round-fruit stewartia   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • silky-camellia   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • Virginia stewartia   (Source: F NAmer ) – English

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Clark, R. C. 1971. The woody plants of Alabama. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 58:207.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541.
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  • Spongberg, S. A. 1974. A review of deciduous-leaved species of Stewartia (Theaceae). J. Arnold Arbor. 55:194.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida.
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
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Check other web resources for Stewartia malacodendron L.:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Stewartia malacodendron 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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?35585 (23 April 2014)

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