Taxon: Mirabilis nyctaginea (Michx.) MacMill.

 
Genus: Mirabilis
Family: Nyctaginaceae
Tribe: Nyctagineae
Nomen number: 316753
Place of publication: Metasp. Minnesota valley 217. 1892
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • heart-leaf four-o'clock  (Source: Global Comp Weeds) - English
  • heart-leaf umbrella-wort  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • wild four-o'clock  (Source: F Tex) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide AOSA Hb 25; Global Comp Weeds)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.), British Columbia (s.), Manitoba, Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (e.), Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming (e.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (e.), Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]
    • Mexico (n.e.?)


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  5. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  6. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. (Atlas GPlains)
  7. Randall, R. P. A global compendium of weeds. 2002 (Global Comp Weeds)
  8. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  9. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. (F Utah)

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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?316753. Accessed 25 April 2018.