Taxon: Prunus cerasus L.

 
Genus: Prunus
  Subgenus: Cerasus
    Section: Cerasus
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
      Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 29866
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:474. 1753
Name Verified on: 30-Mar-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Mar-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 488 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide CultTropS; F ChinaEng, as Cerasus vulgaris; Krussmann)
  • Human food: beverage base (fide CultTropS)
  • Human food: fruit (fide CultTropS; F ChinaEng, as Cerasus vulgaris, Krussmann)
  • Gene sources: disease resistance for sweet cherry (fide Temp Fruit Cr Breed 158, 159. 2008)
  • Gene sources: graft stock relative for sweet cherry (fide Spanish J Agric Res 6:43. 2008)
  • Gene sources: progenitor of Duke cherry (fide Heredity 93:637. 2004)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of sweet cherry (fide Acta Hort 190:121, 122, 150. 1990)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Rep NCEPPC)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . origin Eurasia

    Cultivated:

    . only cult.

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