Taxon: Reynoutria japonica Houtt.

 
Genus: Reynoutria
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Polygoneae
Nomen number: 400616
Place of publication: Handl. pl.- kruidk. 8:639. 1773-1783
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Oct-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Invasive Pl Spec, as Fallopia japonica; F NAmer, as Fallopia japonica)
  • Human food: vegetable (as Polygonum cuspidatum)
  • Animal food: fodder (as Fallopia japonica)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Ency CNatIn, as Polygonum cuspidatum; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2, as Polygonum cuspidatum)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (as Polygonum cuspidatum)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Rep NCEPPC, as Polygonum cuspidatum; F NAmer, as Fallopia japonica)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (as Fallopia japonica)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Gansu (n.), Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi (n.), Shandong, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido (s.w.), Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea, South, Taiwan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand [North Island, South Island]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland (s.), Ireland, Norway (s.), Sweden (s.), United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Italy (n.), Romania, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal (n.), Spain (n.)

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada, [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec] St. Pierre and Miquelon
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia, Manitoba]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Utah]

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Chile


References:

  1. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  2. Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  3. Galasso, G. 2011. Review of Polygonaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  4. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  5. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  6. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  7. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  8. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  9. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  10. Ronse Decraene, L.-P. & J. R. Akeroyd 1988. Generic limits in Polygonum and related genera (Polygonaceae) on the basis of floral characters Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 98:369.
  11. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  12. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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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?400616. Accessed 22 July 2018.