Taxon: Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. & Hook. f.

 
Genus: Anaphalis
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Gnaphalieae
Nomen number: 3086
Place of publication: Gen. pl. 2:303. 1873
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 15-Apr-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Apr-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 22 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Gansu, - Guangxi, - Guizhou, - Hubei, - Hunan, - Qinghai, - Shaanxi, - Sichuan, - Xizang, - Yunnan
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, - Honshu, - Kyushu, - Shikoku; Korea
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Kurile Islands, - Khabarovsk, - Primorye, - Amur, - Kamchatka, - Magadan, - Sakhalin
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India - Sikkim, - Himachal Pradesh, - Jammu and Kashmir, - Manipur, - Meghalaya, - Nagaland, - Uttar Pradesh, - West Bengal, - Arunachal Pradesh; Nepal; Pakistan
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Quebec, - Nova Scotia, - Ontario, - Prince Edward Island, - New Brunswick, - Newfoundland
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Minnesota, - Nebraska, - South Dakota, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Maine, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Norte
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Arkansas, - Delaware, - Kentucky, - Maryland, - North Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, - Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - Saskatchewan, - Alberta, - Manitoba, - British Columbia

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Italy; Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: France
  • Northern America

    • : North America

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

    Adventive:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Czech Republic
    • Northern Europe: Ireland

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Chen, F.-H. et al. 1966. De genere Anaphalis DC. familiae Compositarume florae sinicae Acta Phytotax. Sin. 11:94.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Douglas, G. W. The sunflower family (Asteraceae) of British Columbia. 1995 (Comp BritCol)
  • Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  • 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)
  • Foster, S. & C. Hobbs A field guide to Western medicinal plants and herbs. 2002 (W Med Pl Herbs)
  • Foster, S. & J. A. Duke A field guide to medicinal plants: Eastern/Central North America, 2nd ed. 2000 (EastC Med Pl)
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. 1984- (F Bhutan)
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. 1978-1982 (L Nepal)
  • Hu, S.-Y. Compositae of China. 1970 (Comp China) 109.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. 1980- (F SE US)
  • Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. 1993- (F India)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)

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  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image