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Taxon: Aster scaber Thunb.

Genus: Aster
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) subfamily: Asteroideae tribe: Astereae.
Nomen number: 5657
Place of publication: J. A. Murray, Syst. veg. ed. 14:763. 1784 May-Jun (Fl. jap. 316. 1784 Aug)
Comment: for authorship of Thunberg names first published by Murray see comments in Taxon 45:672. 1996 & 46:311-314. 1997
Name verified on: 08-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 08-Mar-2012
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • dong feng cai   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • shirayama-giku   (Source: F Japan ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • chamchwi   (Source: Gen Res Cr Ev 44:355) – Transcribed Korean
  • strävaster   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn [as Doellingeria scabra]) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Human food: vegetable   (fide Econ Bot 50:61, 67. 1996)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur, Khabarovsk, Primorye
    China: China - Anhui, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku; Korea

      Cultivated:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Eastern Asia: Korea

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). [= Doellingeria scabra (Thunb.) Nees].
  • Hoang, H.-D. et al. 1997. Additional notes to the checklist of Korean cultivated plants (5). Consolidated summary and indexes. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 44:355. [= Doellingeria scabra (Thunb.) Nees].
  • Hu, S.-Y. 1970. Compositae of China. 202–203.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan.
  • Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977–1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu).
  • Kitagawa, M. 1979. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [= Doellingeria scabra (Thunb.) Nees].
  • Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Nesom, G. L. 1993. Taxonomy of Doellingeria (Asteraceae: Astereae). Phytologia 75:457. [= Doellingeria scabra (Thunb.) Nees].
  • Nesom, G. L. 1994. Review of the taxonomy of Aster sensu lato (Asteraceae: Astereae), emphasizing the New World species. Phytologia 77:253. [= Doellingeria scabra (Thunb.) Nees].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  • Pemberton, R. W. & N. S. Lee. 1996. Wild food plants in South Korea; market presence, new crops, and exports to the United States. Econ. Bot. 50:61, 67.
  • Picton, P. 1999. The gardener's guide to growing Asters.
  • Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Aster scaber Thunb.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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