Taxon: Campanula americana L.

 
Genus: Campanula
Family: Campanulaceae
Subfamily: Campanuloideae
Nomen number: 405360
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:164. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • American bellflower  (Source: F Mich) - English
  • tall bellflower  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • amerikansk blåklocka  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Campanulaceae&GenusID=Campanula&SpeciesID=americana), Virginia]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 1993. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 39 (Taxon) 42:879.
  3. Crook, C. H. Campanulas: their cultivation and classification. (Campanula)
  4. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  8. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow) The vascular flora of Ohio. (F Ohio)
  9. Reveal, J. L. et al. 1990. (993) Proposal to conserve the name and type of Campanula americana L. (Campanulaceae) (Taxon) 39:696-698.
  10. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  11. Shetler, S. G. 1963. A checklist and key to the species of Campanula native or commonly naturalized in North America (Rhodora) 65:329.
  12. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  13. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Campanula americana L. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?405360. Accessed 22 May 2018.