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Taxon: Calycanthus floridus L. var. glaucus (Willd.) Torr. & A. Gray

Genus: Calycanthus
Family: Calycanthaceae.
Nomen number: 463765
Place of publication: Fl. N. Amer. 1:475. 1840
Name verified on: 22-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

See other conspecific taxa:


Common names:

  • Carolina-allspice   (Source: F NAmer [as C. floridus]) – English
  • sweetshrub   (Source: F NAmer [as C. floridus]) – English
  • fruchtbarer Gewürzstrauch   (Source: Zander Ency [as C. fertilis]) – German
  • Nelkenpfeffer   (Source: Zander Ency [as C. fertilis]) – German
  • kryddbuske   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Dict Gard; Zander13)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals   (to livestock fide Kingsbury, as C. fertilis; Lampe & McCann, as C. fertilis)
More:

Distributional range:

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

References:


Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Calycanthus floridus L. var. glaucus (Willd.) Torr. & A. Gray:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Calycanthus floridus var. glaucus cultivars

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • 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?463765 (27 August 2014)

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