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Taxon: Veronica persica Poir.

Genus: Veronica
Family: Plantaginaceae tribe: Veroniceae. Also placed in: Scrophulariaceae Veronicaceae
Nomen number: 80306
Place of publication: Encycl. 8:542. 1808
Name verified on: 07-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 10-Mar-2003
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • bird's-eye   (Source: F Canada ) – English
  • bird-eye speedwell   (Source: Glea Cron ed2 ) – English
  • common field speedwell   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • creeping speedwell   (Source: F Victoria ) – English
  • creeping veronica   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • Persian speedwell   (Source: WorldWeeds 914. 1997) – English
  • a la bo po po na   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • véronique de Perse   (Source: WorldWeeds 914. 1997) – French
  • ō-inu-no-fuguri   (Source: F Japan ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • verônica-pérsica   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • trädgårdsveronika   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)

Distributional range:

      Naturalized:
  • widely naturalized weed, especially in temperate regions

      Other:
  • probable origin s.w. Asia

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).
  • Black, J. M. 1943–1957. Flora of Southern Australia, ed. 2.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland. 1974. The CIBA-GEIGY Weed Tables.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR).
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  • Fernández-Alonso, J. L. 2001. El género Veronica L. (Scrophulariaceae) en Colombia. Caldasia 23:105.
  • Foreman, D. B. & N. G. Walsh. 1993–. Flora of Victoria.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. [re. Brazilian common names].
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Harden, G. J., ed. 1990–1993. Flora of New South Wales.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hinds, H. R. 2000. Flora of New Brunswick, ed. 2.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds.
  • Holm, L. et al. 1997. World weeds: natural histories and distribution.
  • Huang, S. F. & T. C. Huang. 1994. Notes on the flora of Taiwan (15) - the Veronica L. (Scrophulariaceae). Taiwania 38:14.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan.
  • Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire. 1931–1941. Catalogue des plantes du Maroc.
  • Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977–1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu).
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  • Marchant, N. G. et al. 1987. Flora of the Perth Region.
  • Marticorena, C. & M. Quezada. 1985. Catalogo de la flora vascular de Chile.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Meikle, R. D. 1977–1985. Flora of Cyprus.
  • Moss, E. H. & J. G. Packer. 1983. Flora of Alberta, ed. 2.
  • Mouterde, P. 1966–. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie.
  • Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow). 1967–. The vascular flora of Ohio.
  • Quézel, P. & S. Santa. 1962–1963. Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie. [lists as V. persica All.].
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Reitz, R., ed. 1965–. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  • Rollins, R. C. & I. A. Al-Shehbaz. 1986. Weeds of south-west Asia in North America with special reference to the Cruciferae. Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh 89B:298. [mentions as a probable hybrid].
  • Romero A., M. M. & H. Klempau K. 1981. El genero Veronica L. (Scrophulariaceae) en Chile. Anales Mus. Hist. Nat. Valparaiso 14:87.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Täckholm, V. 1974. Students' flora of Egypt, ed. 2.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource).
  • Welsh, S. L. 1974. Anderson's flora of Alaska and adjacent parts of Canada. [lists as V. persica Poir. ex Lam.].
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida.
  • Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan. 1966–. Flora palaestina.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74., 1999
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