Taxon: Gillenia trifoliata (L.) Moench

 
Genus: Gillenia
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Gillenieae
Nomen number: 417682
Place of publication: Suppl. Meth. 286. 1802
Link to protologue:
Comment: although regarded as such by some authors, Gillenia is not to be treated as a homonym of Gillena, according to Taxon 37:139. 1988
Typification:
Name Verified on: 01-Dec-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Dec-2000
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • bowman's-root  (Source: F Mich) - English
  • mountain Indian-physic  (Source: F Penn) - English
  • gillenia  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.e.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Massachusetts, Michigan (Kalamazoo Co.), New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Missouri (Lawrence Co.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina (w.), South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Rosaceae&GenusID=Gillenia&SpeciesID=trifoliata), 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. Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  5. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  6. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  7. Rhoads, A. F. & T. A. Block The plants of Pennsylvannia. An illustrated manual. 2000 (F Penn)
  8. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  9. Seymour, F. The flora of New England. (F NEng)
  10. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  11. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  12. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. (F WVa)
  13. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  14. Yatskievych, G. & J. Turner Catalogue of the flora of Missouri. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 37. (L Missouri)

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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?417682. Accessed 23 May 2018.