Taxon: Symphytum asperum Lepech.

 
Genus: Symphytum
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Boraginoideae
Tribe: Boragineae
Subtribe: Boragininae
Nomen number: 36019
Place of publication: Nova Acta Acad. Sci. Imp. Petrop. Hist. Acad. 14:442. 1805
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 03-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Environmental: soil improver ()
  • Animal food: fodder (for pigs & rabbits fide F USSR, formerly much used in Europe)
  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()
  • Weed: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran (n.), Turkey (n.e.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

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  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
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  16. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  17. USDA/ARS INVADERS database system. The University of Montana (on-line resource). (Invaders Database)
  18. Wickerham, L. J. 1969. A revision of Symphytum in Turkey and adjacent areas Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 29:162-163.

Check other web resources for Symphytum asperum Lepech. :


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?36019. Accessed 20 May 2018.