Taxon: Cornus kousa Hance subsp. chinensis (Osborn) Q. Y. Xiang

Genus: Cornus
Family: Cornaceae
Nomen number: 461432
Place of publication: Bull. Bot. Res., Harbin 7(2):46. 1987
Name Verified on: 14-Jul-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Jul-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 6 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base (fide F ChinaEng)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Anhui, - Zhejiang, - Fujian, - Heilongjiang, - Henan, - Hunan, - Hubei, - Gansu, - Jiangxi, - Jiangsu, - Guizhou, - Shanxi, - Shaanxi, - Sichuan, - Yunnan
    • Eastern Asia: Taiwan


  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)


Check other web resources for Cornus kousa Hance subsp. chinensis (Osborn) Q. Y. Xiang :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cornus kousa subsp. chinensis 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.