Taxon: Nertera granadensis (Mutis ex L. f.) Druce

 
Genus: Nertera
Family: Rubiaceae
  Subfamily: Rubioideae
      Tribe: Anthospermeae
Nomen number: 401764
Place of publication: Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 4:637. 1917
Name Verified on: 05-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Jan-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • beadplant  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • coral beadplant  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • coral-moss  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • English babytears  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Papua New Guinea; Philippines
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - South Australia, - Tasmania, - Victoria
  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Chile
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. 1990-1993 (F NSWales)
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. 1973- (F Ecuador)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4. 1986 (F SAust)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Nertera granadensis (Mutis ex L. f.) Druce :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.