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Taxon: Callistephus chinensis (L.) Nees

Genus: Callistephus
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae)
Nomen number: 8581
Place of publication: Gen. sp. Aster. 222. 1832
Name verified on: 28-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 28-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 34 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:

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

    China: China - Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Jiangsu, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xinjiang, Yunnan

    Middle Europe: Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Moldova; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Croatia
    Southwestern Europe: France

    New Zealand: New Zealand
    Northern Europe: Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Slovakia
    East Europe: Russian Federation - European part
    Southeastern Europe: Italy; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: Portugal

  • also cultivated




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  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (28 November 2015)

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