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Taxon: Colutea arborescens L.

 
Genus: Colutea
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Astragalinae
Nomen number: 11200
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:723. 1753
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/358744
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 20-Jan-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Apr-2019
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 8 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder
  • Environmental: ornamental; revegetator (for land reclamation)
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czechoslovakia, Germany, Hungary, Switzerland
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Former Yugoslavia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily), Romania
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Browicz, K. 1963. The genus Colutea Monogr. Bot. 14:28.
  3. Campbell, F. T., ed. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils (unpublished draft) (Rep NCEPPC)
  4. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  5. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  6. De Andres, E. F. et al. 1999. Vegetative propagation of Colutea arborescens L., a multipurpose leguminous shrub of semiarid climates Agroforest. Systems 46:113-121.
  7. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage (Zander ed13)
  8. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  9. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  10. Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  11. Graham, E. H. Legumes for erosion control and wildlife. USDA Misc. Publ. 412. (Leg ErWild)
  12. Hess, H. E. et al. Flora der Schweiz, ed. 2. (F Switz)
  13. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California (F CalifJep)
  14. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening (Dict Gard)
  15. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  16. Jordanov, D. et al., eds. Flora na narodna republika Balgarija. (F Bulg)
  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  18. Quézel, P. & S. Santa Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie. (F Alger)
  19. Smythies, B. E. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882. (L Spain)
  20. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Colutea arborescens L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.

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?11200. Accessed 24 June 2019.