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Taxon: Tradescantia ohiensis Raf.

 
Genus: Tradescantia
Family: Commelinaceae
Subfamily: Commelinoideae
Tribe: Tradescantieae
Subtribe: Tradescantiinae
Nomen number: 407036
Place of publication: Précis découv. somiol. 45. 1814
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Jan-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9 (9 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; R. Faden, pers. comm. 1996)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York (s.e.), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, West Virginia, Connecticut]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota (s.e.), Missouri, Nebraska, Illinois, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=2992), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Angelo, R. & D. E. Boufford. Atlas of the flora of New England (on-line resource).
  2. Chester, E. W. et al. 1993-1997. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants.
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  4. Faden, R. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  5. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  6. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  9. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  10. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow). 1967-. The vascular flora of Ohio.
  11. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  12. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  13. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2.
  14. Townsend, J., ed. South Carolina plant atlas (on-line resource).
  15. Voss, E. 1972-. Michigan flora.
  16. Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource).
  17. Wherry, E. T. et al. 1979. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania.
  18. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Commelinaceae&GenusID=Tradescantia&SpeciesID=ohiensis target='_blank'
  19. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen. Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Tradescantia ohiensis Raf. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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.
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?407036. Accessed 22 October 2019.