Taxon: Claytonia virginica L.

 
Genus: Claytonia
Family: Montiaceae
Nomen number: 10819
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:204. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 08-Aug-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Aug-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • eastern springbeauty  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • fairy spud  (Source: web document) - English
  • springbeauty  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • Virginia springbeauty  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • skogssköna  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.), Quebec (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (e.), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska (e.), Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Portulacaceae&GenusID=Claytonia&SpeciesID=virginica), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. (on-line resource). (web document)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Ford-Werntz, D. 2011. Review of Portulacaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.) via e-mail 16 May.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. (F IllJones)
  8. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  11. Miller, J. M. & K. L. Chambers 2006. Systematics of Claytonia (Portulacaceae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 78:66-70.
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Claytonia virginica L. :

Images:

  • 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?10819. Accessed 21 April 2018.