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Taxon: Geranium macrorrhizum L.

 
Genus: Geranium
Subgenus: Robertium
Section: Unguiculata
Family: Geraniaceae
Nomen number: 423
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:680. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 19-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Jul-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Eur; Dict Gard)
  • Materials: essential oils (source of "Zdravetz oil" fide Pl Book; F Males; Pl Res SEAs 19:145. 1999)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Aedo, C. et al. 1998. World checklist of Geranium (Geraniaceae) Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 56:246.
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  5. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  8. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  9. Oyen, L. P. A. & Nguyen Xuan Dung, eds. 1999. Essential-oil plants (Pl Res SEAs) 19:145.
  10. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  11. Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. (F BritStace)
  12. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  14. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)
  15. Yeo, P. Hardy geraniums, ed. 2. 2002 (Hardy Geraniums)

Check other web resources for Geranium macrorrhizum L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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?423. Accessed 18 December 2018.