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Taxon: Rhapis excelsa (Thunb.) A. Henry ex Rehder

 
Genus: Rhapis
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Trachycarpeae
Subtribe: Rhapidinae
Nomen number: 31085
Place of publication: J. Arnold Arbor. 11:153. 1930
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Dec-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 20 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • bamboo palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • fern rhapis  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • ground rattan  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • miniature fan palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • slender lady palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • hohe Steckenpalme  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:162,180.
  8. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  9. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  12. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  13. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  14. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. (China FlEncy)

Check other web resources for Rhapis excelsa (Thunb.) A. Henry ex Rehder :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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?31085. Accessed 18 December 2018.