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Taxon: Centranthus ruber (L.) DC.

Genus: Centranthus
Family: Caprifoliaceae subfamily: Valerianoideae. Also placed in: Valerianaceae
Nomen number: 9837
Place of publication: J. B. P. A. M. de Lamarck & A. P. de Candolle, Fl. franç. ed. 3, 4(2):239. 1805
Name verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Aug-2002
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Ukraine - Krym
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

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Check other web resources for Centranthus ruber (L.) DC.:


Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • 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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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?9837 (20 October 2014)

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