Taxon: Commelina communis L.

 
Genus: Commelina
Family: Commelinaceae
Subfamily: Commelinoideae
Tribe: Commelineae
Nomen number: 311532
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:40. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 31-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (sometimes fide Hortus 3)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Amur, Khabarovsk, Primorye, Sakhalin]
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  4. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  5. Faden, R. B. 1994. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Farr, E. R. et al., eds. Index nomina genericorum. 1979; suppl. 1986 (ING)
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  8. Kitagawa, M. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. (F Manshur)
  9. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  12. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  13. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)
  14. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  15. Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. (F LowYangtze)
  16. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  18. Yunnan Inst. Bot. & Kunming Inst. Bot. Acad. Sci., eds. Flora yunnanica. (F Yunnan)

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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?311532. Accessed 23 May 2018.