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Taxon: Abies fraseri (Pursh) Poir.

 
Genus: Abies
Section: Balsamea
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 100491
Place of publication: Encycl. suppl. 5:35. 1817
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/782065
Name Verified on: 05-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed:
  • Environmental:
  • Medicines: folklore
  • Social: religious/secular (Christmas tree)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Center for Plant Conservation. Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource).
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  6. International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  8. Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States
  9. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Gymnosperms&FamilyID=Pinaceae&GenusID=Abies&SpeciesID=fraseri target='_blank'

Check other web resources for Abies fraseri (Pursh) Poir. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?100491. Accessed 20 September 2019.