Taxon: Leptospermum scoparium J. R. Forst. & G. Forst.

 
Genus: Leptospermum
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Leptospermeae
Nomen number: 21827
Place of publication: Char. gen. pl. 72, t. 36, fig. 1. 1776
Link to protologue:
Comment: for date of publication see New Zealand J. Bot. 51:252-263. 2013
Typification:
Name Verified on: 15-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Feb-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Phytochemistry 65:1255-1264. 2004)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (s.e.), Tasmania, Victoria (w.)]
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand [Chatham Islands, North Island, South Island, Stewart Island]


    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. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Douglas, M. H. et al. 2004. Essential oils from New Zealand manuka: triketone and other chemotypes of Leptospermum scoparium (Phytochemistry) 65:1255-1264.
  4. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  5. Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. (F NSWales)
  6. Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  9. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  10. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  11. Thompson, J. 1989. A revision of the genus Leptospermum (Myrtaceae) (Telopea) 3:415.
  12. Willis, J. H. A handbook to plants in Victoria. (F VictWillis)

Check other web resources for Leptospermum scoparium J. R. Forst. & G. Forst. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Leptospermum scoparium 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:

  • 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?21827. Accessed 23 April 2018.