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Taxon: Perilla frutescens (L.) Britton var. frutescens

 
Genus: Perilla
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Nepetoideae
Tribe: Elsholtzieae
Nomen number: 450233
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Apr-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • egoma  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • zi su  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring
  • Materials: lipids (source of perilla oil)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Java]


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

    Other (exact native range obscure)

References:

  1. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  2. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  3. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Perilla frutescens (L.) Britton var. frutescens :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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?450233. Accessed 21 October 2018.