Taxon: Aronia prunifolia (Marshall) Rehder

 
Genus: Aronia
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
      Tribe: Maleae
        Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 104451
Place of publication: J. Arnold Arbor. 19:74. 1938
Comment: [natural hybrid, A. arbutifolia × A. melanocarpa]
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-May-2012
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 25 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: coloring (fide Mansf Ency)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Human food: beverage base (fide Mansf Ency)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Mansf Ency)

Distributional Range:

    Uncertain:

  • Northern America

    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Delaware

  • Native:

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, - Nova Scotia, - Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Maine, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Kentucky, - Maryland, - North Carolina, - Virginia

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • : Europe

  • Cultivated:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Korea, North
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Latvia; Russian Federation-European part - European part
    • Middle Europe: Czechoslovakia; Germany
    • Northern Europe: Sweden
    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria

References:

  • Webster's third new international dictionary. 1961 (Websters Dict)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. 1940 (F Indiana)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Hardin, J. W. 1973. The enigmatic chokeberries (Aronia, Rosaceae) Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 100:178-184.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jones, R. L. Plant life of Kentucky: an illustrated guide to the vascular flora. 2005 (F Kentucky)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. 1999 (F NE US)
  • Mohlenbrock, R. H. & D. M. Ladd Distribution of Illinois vascular plants. 1978 (Atlas Ill)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. 1964 (F Carolin)
  • Robertson, K. R. et al. 1991. A synopsis of genera in Maloideae (Rosaceae) Syst. Bot. 16:391.
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)
  • Uttal, L. J. 1984. Nomenclatorial changes, lectotypification, and comments in Aronia Medikus (Rosaceae) (Sida) 10:199-202.
  • Virginia Botanical Associates Digital atlas of the Virginia flora (on-line resource). (Atlas Virginia)
  • Voss, E. Michigan flora. 1972- (F Mich)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)
  • Weakley, A. S. Flora of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia, and surrounding areas. 2007 (F Carol Virg Georg)
  • Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource). (F Wisconsin)
  • Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. 1979 (Atlas Penn)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Aronia prunifolia (Marshall) Rehder :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Aronia x prunifolia 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.