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Taxon: Ardisia crenata Sims

Genus: Ardisia
Family: Primulaceae subfamily: Myrsinoideae. Also placed in: Myrsinaceae
Nomen number: 3880
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 45: t. 1950. 1818
Name verified on: 03-Jun-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 03-Jun-2004
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • coralberry   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • coralberry-tree   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – English
  • coralbush   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – English
  • hen's-eyes   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – English
  • spiceberry   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • koraalbessieboom   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • zhu sha gen   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • baie corail   (Source: UPOV [as A. crispa]) – French
  • Gewürzbeere   (Source: Zander ed17 ) – German
  • Spitzenblume   (Source: UPOV [as A. crispa]) – German
  • ardisia   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Xizang [s.w.], Yunnan, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu [s.], Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku; Korea, South; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India [s.w.]
    Indo-China: Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: Malaysia; Philippines

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Western Indian Ocean: Seychelles
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    United States [s.e.]
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • 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?3880 (24 July 2014)

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