Taxon: Cistus laurifolius L.

 
Genus: Cistus
Family: Cistaceae
Nomen number: 10641
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:523. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 14-Sep-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Sep-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • laurel-leaf cistus  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • lorbeerblättrige Zistrose  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • lagercistros  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Bee plants: honey production ()
  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Gene sources: ornamental features ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Greece, Italy
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Ortega-Sada, J. L. Flora de interes apicola y polinizacion de cultivos. (F Int Apico)
  9. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Cistus laurifolius L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cistus laurifolius 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:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?10641. Accessed 21 May 2018.