Taxon: Hedysarum boreale Nutt. subsp. mackenziei (Richardson) S. L. Welsh

Genus: Hedysarum
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Hedysareae
Nomen number: 311492
Place of publication: Great Basin Naturalist 28:152. 1968
Name Verified on: 25-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2006
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Kamchatka
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Quebec, - Ontario, - Newfoundland
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon, - Washington
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, - Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - Saskatchewan, - Alberta, - Manitoba, - British Columbia


  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Northstrom, T. E. 1976. Typification and nomenclature of Hedysarum boreale Nutt. (Leguminosae) Great Basin Naturalist 36:460.
  • Porsild, A. E. & W. J. Cody Vascular plants of continental Northwest Territories, Canada. 1980 (F NW Terr)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)


Check other web resources for Hedysarum boreale Nutt. subsp. mackenziei (Richardson) S. L. Welsh :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.