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Taxon: Caragana frutex (L.) K. Koch

Genus: Caragana
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Hedysareae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 8936
Place of publication: Dendrologie 1:48. 1869
Name verified on: 14-Jan-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 01-Dec-2004
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 2 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:

  • Bee plants: honey production   (fide Y. Roskov, pers. comm.; Leg NEurasia)
  • Environmental: erosion control   (fide Dict Gard)
  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Caucasus: Russian Federation - Dagestan, Karachay-Cherkessia, Krasnodar, Stavropol
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay, Chelyabinsk, Gorno-Altay, Kemerovo, Khakassia, Krasnoyarsk, Kurgan, Novosibirsk, Sverdlovsk, Tomsk
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan
    China: China - Xinjiang
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Romania

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

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.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Fedorov, A. A., ed. 1974–. Florae partis europaeae URSS.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Inst. Bot. V. L. Komarova, Acad. Sci. URSS. 1963–. Plantae asiae centralis.
  • Jordanov, D. et al., eds. 1963–1982. Flora na narodna republika Balgarija.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. 2000–. Flora of Siberia (English translation).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Yakovlev, G. P. et al. 1996. Legumes of Northern Eurasia.
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Caragana frutex (L.) K. Koch:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Caragana frutex 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 or nodulation data:

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.

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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?8936 (23 September 2014)

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