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Taxon: Oenothera suffrutescens (Ser.) W. L. Wagner & Hoch

 
Genus: Oenothera
Section: Gaura
Subsection: Campogaura
Family: Onagraceae
Subfamily: Onagroideae
Tribe: Onagreae
Nomen number: 458522
Place of publication: Syst. Bot. Monogr. 83:214. 2007
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-Feb-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • scarlet beeblossom  (Source: Zander ed17) - English
  • scarlet gaura  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • wild honeysuckle  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • duftende Prachtkerze  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • gaura-escarlate  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • linda tarde  (Source: F CalifJep) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3, as Gaura coccinea; Zander ed17, as Gaura coccinea)
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan, Alberta, Manitoba, British Columbia (s.e.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa (w.), Kansas, Minnesota (w.), Missouri (n.w.), Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Montana, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Nevada (s.), Utah (s.)]
    • Mexico (n.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage Note: = Gaura coccinea
  2. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  3. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains. Note: = Gaura coccinea
  4. Wagner, W. L. et al. 2007. Revised classification of the Onagraceae. Syst. Bot. Monogr. 83:1-240.

Check other web resources for Oenothera suffrutescens (Ser.) W. L. Wagner & Hoch :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?458522. Accessed 18 February 2020.