Taxon: Toona sinensis (A. Juss.) M. Roem.

 
Genus: Toona
Family: Meliaceae
Nomen number: 36754
Place of publication: Fam. nat. syn. monogr. 1:139. 1846
Name Verified on: 25-Jul-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jul-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Pl Book)
  • Environmental: shade/shelter (fide Pl Book)
  • Human food: vegetable (fide F ChinaEng)
  • Materials: wood (fide Pl Book; F Males; F ChinaEng)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F ChinaEng)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Anhui, - Zhejiang, - Fujian, - Henan, - Hebei, - Hunan, - Hubei, - Gansu, - Jiangxi, - Jiangsu, - Guangdong, - Guizhou, - Shaanxi, - Sichuan, - Yunnan, - Guangxi, - Xizang
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India - Sikkim, - Himachal Pradesh, - Jammu and Kashmir, - Manipur, - Uttar Pradesh; Nepal; Pakistan
    • Indo-China: Laos; Myanmar; Thailand
    • Malesia: Indonesia - Java, - Sumatra; Malaysia - Sabah, - Pahang, - Perak

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Keys, J. D. Chinese herbs: their botany, chemistry, and pharmacodynamics. 1976 (Chin Herbs)
  • Lemmens, R. H. M. J. et al., eds. 1995. Timber trees: minor commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(2):498.
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. 1993- (F India)
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Toona sinensis (A. Juss.) M. Roem. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.