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Taxon: Larix griffithii Hook. f.

 
Genus: Larix
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 402890
Place of publication: Himal. journ. 1:255-256; 2:44, 481. 1854 (Ill. Himal. pl. t. 21. 1855 Jul)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Jul-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Jul-2006
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Sikkim larch  (Source: Pinaceae) - English
  • zang hong shan  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator
  • Materials: wood

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Xizang (e.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim] Nepal


References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Farjon, A. Pinaceae: Drawings and descriptions of the genera Abies, Cedrus, Pseudolarix, Keteleeria, Nothotsuga, Tsuga, Cathaya, Pseudotsuga, Larix and Picea. Regnum Veg. 121. 1990 (Pinaceae)
  3. Farjon, A. World checklist and bibliography of conifers. 1998 (L Conifers)
  4. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Mill, R. R. 1999. A new species of Larix (Pinaceae) from southeast Tibet and other nomenclatural notes on Chinese Larix (Novon) 9:80.
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  8. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  10. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Larix griffithii Hook. f. :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Larix griffithii cultivars
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?402890. Accessed 21 November 2018.