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Taxon: Tamarix gallica L.

Genus: Tamarix
Family: Tamaricaceae.
Nomen number: 36228
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:270. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 27-May-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-May-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
CA*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • French tamarisk   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • tamarisk   (Source: F BritStace ) – English
  • tamaris   (Source: J.-G. Fouché) – French
  • Tamariske   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – German
  • keltisk tamarisk   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Italy [incl. Sicily]
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: United Kingdom
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Idaho, Washington
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, California

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

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Check other web resources for Tamarix gallica L.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Tamarix gallica 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.

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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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?36228 (18 April 2014)

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