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Taxon: Prunus mume Siebold & Zucc.

 
Genus: Prunus
Subgenus: Prunus
Section: Armeniaca
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Amygdaleae
Nomen number: 30048
Place of publication: Fl. jap. 1:29, t. 11. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Mar-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Mar-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis (DAV)
Accessions: 213 (45 active, 38 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Sichuan, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan (n.)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos (n.), Vietnam (n.)


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos (n.), Thailand (n.), Vietnam (n.)


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan


References:

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Check other web resources for Prunus mume Siebold & Zucc. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Prunus mume 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.
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?30048. Accessed 16 November 2018.