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Taxon: Glebionis coronaria (L.) Cass. ex Spach

Genus: Glebionis
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) subfamily: Asteroideae tribe: Anthemideae subtribe: Glebionidinae
Nomen number: 417417
Place of publication: Hist. nat. vég. 10:181. 1841, nom. cons.
  • conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.9 & App. IV)
  • based on Chrysanthemum coronarium L., nom. cons.
  • Glebionis is equivalent to Chrysanthemum before its conservation sensu Dendranthema
  • review history of nomenclature proposal concerning this name from the Smithsonian Institution's database
Name verified on: 02-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 20 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:

  • chop-suey-green   (Source: Pl Res SEAs 8:140. [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – English
  • crown daisy   (Source: Dict Gard [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – English
  • garland chrysanthemum   (Source: Dict Rehm [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – English
  • Japanese-green   (Source: Pl Res SEAs 8:140. [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – English
  • oqhowan   (Source: F Egypt ) – Arabic
  • tong hao   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • shungiku   (Source: Pl Res SEAs 8:140. [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • ssuggat   (Source: Kulturpflanze 34:89. [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – Transcribed Korean
  • antimonio   (Source: Dict Rehm [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – Spanish
  • mirabeles   (Source: Dict Rehm [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – Spanish
  • moya   (Source: Dict Rehm [as Chrysanthemum coronarium]) – Spanish

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Dict Gard, as Chrysanthemum coronarium)
  • Human food: vegetable   (fide Dict Gard, as C. coronarium var. spatiosum; Pl Res SEAs 8:140. 1993, as C. coronarium)
  • Weed   (fide Atlas WWeed, as Chrysanthemum coronarium)

Distributional range:

    Northern Africa: Algeria [n.]; Egypt [n.]; Libya [n.]; Morocco; Tunisia
    Western Asia: Cyprus; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan [n.]
    Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores, Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape, Western Cape
    Australia: Australia - South Australia, Western Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
    Northern Europe: Norway; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria
    East Europe: Belarus; Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Croatia
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, California
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Norte, Baja Sur
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Mexico, Oaxaca, Veracruz
    Southern South America: Chile; Uruguay

    Northern Europe: Ireland
    Middle Europe: Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Poland; Switzerland

  • widely cultivated




Check other web resources for Glebionis coronaria (L.) Cass. ex Spach:


  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Check 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: (26 November 2015)

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