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Taxon: Styrax hemsleyanus Diels

Genus: Styrax
Family: Styracaceae
Nomen number: 101803
Place of publication: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 29:530. 1900
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 09-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Krussmann)

Distributional Range:


    • CHINA: China [Henan Sheng (w.), Hunan Sheng (n.w.), Hubei Sheng (w.), Gansu Sheng (s.e.), Guizhou Sheng (n.e.), Shanxi Sheng (s.), Shaanxi Sheng (s.), Sichuan Sheng (c. & s.), Yunnan Sheng (n.e.)]

    Cultivated (also cult.)


  1. Huang, Y. et al. 2003. A revision of the imbricate group of Styrax series Certa (Styracaceae) in Asia. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 90:509.
  2. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  3. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  5. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  6. Spongberg, S. A. 1976. Styracaceae hardy in temperate North America. J. Arnold Arbor. 57:71.
  7. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing. 1993. China floral encyclopaedia. Note: mentions

Check other web resources for Styrax hemsleyanus Diels :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Styrax hemsleyanus 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?101803. Accessed 15 September 2019.