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Taxon: Tilia ×europaea L.

Genus: Tilia
Family: Malvaceae subfamily: Tilioideae. Also placed in: Tiliaceae
Nomen number: 36679
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:514. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Comment: = T. cordata? × T. platyphyllos
Name verified on: 22-Sep-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 28-Jan-2005
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Sweden
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Hungary; Poland; Switzerland
    East Europe: Ukraine
    Southeastern Europe: Greece; Italy [incl. Sicily]; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France; Spain

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • 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).
  • Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). [lists as T. europaea, not as hybrid].
  • Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [= T. ×vulgaris Hayne].
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [lists as T. europaea, not as hybrid; in part = T. cordifolia Bess.].
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). [= T. cordata × T. platyphyllos].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [= T. cordata × T. platyphyllos].
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2.
  • Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. [= T. cordata × T. platyphyllos].
  • Pigott, C. D. & B. Francis. 1995. Nomenclature of the European species of Tilia. I. Tilia europaea L. Kew Bull. 50:135–139.
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. [= T. cordata × T. platyphyllos].
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [= T. ×vulgaris Hayne].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Tilia ×europaea L.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Tilia x europaea 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].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?36679 (01 November 2014)

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