Taxon: Spiraea thunbergii Siebold ex Blume

 
Genus: Spiraea
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
      Tribe: Spiraeeae
Nomen number: 35315
Place of publication: Bijdr. 1115. 1826-1827
Name Verified on: 24-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • kogome-bana  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • yuki-yanagi  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • zhen zhu xiu xian ju  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Krussmann; F JapanOhwi)

Distributional Range:

    Uncertain:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China

  • Cultivated:

    • :
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Meyer, F. G. et al. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. 1994 (L CultWPl SE US)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Spiraea thunbergii Siebold ex Blume :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Spiraea thunbergii cultivars
  • 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.