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Taxon: Rosa chinensis Jacq.

 
Genus: Rosa
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Rosoideae
Tribe: Roseae
Nomen number: 5318
Place of publication: Observ. bot. 3:7, t. 55. 1768
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Aug-2006
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 10 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Bengal rose  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • China rose  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • China-Rose  (Source: Zander ed16) - German
  • kōshin-bara  (Source: F Okin) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • yue ji  (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2) - Transcribed Chinese
  • yue ji hua  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • wolgyehwa  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Krussmann; Hortus 3; Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Hubei, Guizhou, Sichuan]


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  5. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  6. Fu, Y. C. et al. Flora intramongolica. (F InnMong)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2 Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). (F Chiangsu)
  9. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  10. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  11. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  14. Saakov, S. G. & D. Rieksta 1973. Rozy 136.
  15. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  16. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  17. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  18. Westphal, E. & P. C. M. Jansen, eds. 1989. A selection (Pl Res SEAs) A:240.
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Rosa chinensis Jacq. :

  • 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 Rosa 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?5318. Accessed 15 November 2018.