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Taxon: Rosa gallica L.

Genus: Rosa
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Rosoideae tribe: Roseae.
Nomen number: 5351
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:492. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 15-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 15-Feb-1996
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • apothecary rose   (Source: Krussmann ) – English
  • French rose   (Source: Krussmann ) – English
  • Hungarian rose   (Source: Krussmann ) – English
  • officinal rose   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • red rose   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • red-rose-of-Lancaster   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • rosier de France   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – French
  • rosier de provins   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – French
  • Essig-Rose   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – German
  • provinsros   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Libya
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Moldova; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France

      Cultivated:
  • widely cultivated

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Rosa gallica 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 Rosa gallica 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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?5351 (28 November 2014)

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