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Taxon: Arctostaphylos alpina (L.) Spreng.

 
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Arbutoideae
Nomen number: 410669
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:287. 1825
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2922287
Name Verified on: 06-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Mar-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; Zander ed14); ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; Zander ed14)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation, [Altay] Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia [Eastern Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation-Far East [Far East]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Norway, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Germany, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Croatia, Italy, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Newfoundland, Ontario, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine, New Hampshire]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  3. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  4. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  7. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  8. Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. (F BritStace)
  9. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Arctostaphylos alpina (L.) Spreng. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Arctostaphylos alpina 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?410669. Accessed 17 December 2018.