Taxon: Sorbus commixta Hedl.

Genus: Sorbus
Subgenus: Sorbus
Section: Commixtae
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 35013
Place of publication: Kongl. Svenska Vetensk. Akad. Handl. ser. 2, 35(1):38, fig. 2. 1901
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 17 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku; Korea
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation Kurile Islands, Sakhalin

  • Cultivated


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  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
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