Taxon: Lunaria annua L.

 
Genus: Lunaria
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Lunarieae
Nomen number: 22794
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:653. 1753
Name Verified on: 09-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Apr-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed13)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores, - Madeira Islands
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan
  • Australasia

    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Belarus; Latvia; Lithuania; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Germany; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Ireland; Norway; Sweden
    • Southeastern Europe: Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: Spain
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Nova Scotia, - Ontario, - Quebec
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Idaho, - Oregon, - Washington
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Delaware, - Kentucky, - Maryland
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, - Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia, - Manitoba
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - Neuquen, - Rio Negro

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

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  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. 1961- (F NZeal)
  • Bailey, L. H. Manual of cultivated plants, revised ed. 1949 (Bailey)
  • Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. 1963 (Glea Cron)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. 1955-1969 (F Pacif NW)
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. 2008 (F ConoSur)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. 1972- (Atlas Eur)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. 1959 (F CalifMunz)
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  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

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