Taxon: Liatris punctata Hook.

 
Genus: Liatris
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Eupatorieae
Subtribe: Liatrinae
Nomen number: 22023
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-amer. 1:306, t. 105. 1833
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 15-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • dotted gayfeather  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Plains gayfeather  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • snakeroot  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • Herbst-Prachtscharte  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Michigan, Ohio]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Montana, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Louisiana]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas (n.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  6. Harrington, H. Manual of the plants of Colorado. (F Colo)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  9. King, R. M. & H. Robinson The genera of the Eupatorieae (Asteraceae). Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 22. 1987 (Gen Eupat)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  12. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  13. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  14. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  15. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  16. Turner, B. L. 1997. The comps of Mexico: a systematic account of the family Asteraceae. Volume 1: Eupatoreae Phytologia Mem. 11:152.

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Images:

  • Fruits: 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?22023. Accessed 21 May 2018.