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Taxon: Asphodelus albus Mill.

 
Genus: Asphodelus
Family: Asphodelaceae
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Nomen number: 5569
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Asphodelus no. 3. 1768
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 25-Jul-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Bee plants: honey production
  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Hungary, Switzerland
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Former Yugoslavia, Greece, Italy
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (n.w.), Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Asphodelus+albus&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Ortega-Sada, J. L. 1987. Flora de interes apicola y polinizacion de cultivos.
  8. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1980. Flora europaea. 5:17.
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Asphodelus albus Mill. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?5569. Accessed 17 July 2019.