Taxon: Ligusticum scoticum L.

 
Genus: Ligusticum
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Nomen number: 402618
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:250. 1753 "scothicum"
Link to protologue:
Comment: Linnaeus corrected his original spelling in Syst. nat. ed. 10, 2:958. 1759
Typification:
Name Verified on: 25-Aug-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Apr-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Medicines: folklore ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kamchatka, Magadan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part [European part]

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (w.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Hultén, O. E. G. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories. (F AlaskaHult)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. as L. scoticum (Dict Gard)
  5. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  6. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  7. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  8. Pimenov, M. G. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  9. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  10. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

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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?402618. Accessed 20 May 2018.