Taxon: Rosa indica auct.

Synonym of Rosa chinensis

 
Genus: Rosa
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Rosoideae
      Tribe: Roseae
Nomen number: 70579
Comment: non Rosa indica L., widely treated as a nom. ambig., but sensu lectotype = R. cymosa Tratt.
Name Verified on: 06-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Aug-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  • Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  • Hooker, J. D. Flora of British India. 1872-1897 (F BritInd)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. 1982 (F PR)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. 1949 (Rehder)

Check other web resources for Rosa indica auct. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Rosa indica 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.