Taxon: Sorbaria sorbifolia (L.) A. Braun

Genus: Sorbaria
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
      Tribe: Sorbarieae
Nomen number: 34983
Place of publication: P. F. A. Ascherson, Fl. Brandenburg 1(1):177. 1860
Name Verified on: 05-Sep-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Jun-2001
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 22 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Heilongjiang, - Jilin, - Liaoning, - Nei Monggol
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, - Honshu; Korea
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation-Far East - Far East
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • : Europe; North America
  • Northern America

    • : Europe; North America

  • Cultivated:

  • Europe

    • : Europe; North America
  • Northern America

    • : Europe; North America


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Forest Experimental Station, Korea Illustrated woody plants of Korea. 1966 (WPl Korea)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Polozhij, A. V. & L. I. Malyschev, eds. Flora sibiriae. 1988 (F Sibiriae)
  • Rahn, K. 1989. A survey of the genus Sorbaria (Rosaceae) Nordic J. Bot. 8:559.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)


Check other web resources for Sorbaria sorbifolia (L.) A. Braun :


  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image