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Taxon: Tradescantia subaspera Ker Gawl.

 
Genus: Tradescantia
Family: Commelinaceae
Subfamily: Commelinoideae
Tribe: Tradescantieae
Subtribe: Tradescantiinae
Nomen number: 407037
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 39: t. 1597. 1813
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Jan-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 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
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Missouri]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=1051), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chester, E. W. et al. 1993-1997. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants.
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  3. Faden, R. B. 2000. Commelinaceae. Flora of North America. 22:176.
  4. Faden, R. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  8. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  9. Townsend, J., ed. South Carolina plant atlas (on-line resource).
  10. 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=subaspera target='_blank'
  11. Yatskievych, G. & J. Turner. 1990. Catalogue of the flora of Missouri. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 37.

Check other web resources for Tradescantia subaspera Ker Gawl. :

  • 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?407037. Accessed 18 October 2019.