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Taxon: Tradescantia bracteata Small

Genus: Tradescantia
Family: Commelinaceae subfamily: Commelinoideae tribe: Tradescantieae subtribe: Tradescantiinae.
Nomen number: 407038
Place of publication: N. L. Britton & A. Brown, Ill. fl. n. U.S. 3:510. 1898
Name verified on: 26-Jan-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 26-Jan-2009
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide R. Faden, pers. comm. 1996)
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Distributional range:

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

References:

  • Angelo, R. & D. E. Boufford. Atlas of the flora of New England (on-line resource).
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Faden, R. 1996. pers. comm. [re. common names].
  • Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow). 1967–. The vascular flora of Ohio. [mentions].
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. [mentions].
  • Voss, E. 1972–. Michigan flora.
  • Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource).
  • Yatskievych, G. 1999–. Steyermark's Flora of Missouri, revised edition.
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Check other web resources for Tradescantia bracteata Small:


Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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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?407038 (16 April 2014)

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