Taxon: Caragana frutex (L.) K. Koch

 
Genus: Caragana
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Hedysareae
Nomen number: 8936
Place of publication: Dendrologie 1:48. 1869
Name Verified on: 14-Jan-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Dec-2004
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 16 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Bee plants: honey production (fide Y. Roskov, pers. comm.; Leg NEurasia)
  • Environmental: erosion control (fide Dict Gard)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Russian Federation - Dagestan, - Karachay-Cherkessia, - Krasnodar, - Stavropol
    • China: China - Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Gorno-Altay, - Khakassia, - Altay, - Krasnoyarsk, - Chelyabinsk, - Kemerovo, - Kurgan, - Novosibirsk, - Sverdlovsk, - Tomsk
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Romania

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Fedorov, A. A., ed. Florae partis europaeae URSS. 1974- (F Eur USSR)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Inst. Bot. V. L. Komarova, Acad. Sci. URSS Plantae asiae centralis. 1963- (F CAsia)
  • Jordanov, D. et al., eds. Flora na narodna republika Balgarija. 1963-1982 (F Bulg)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. 1949 (Rehder)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Yakovlev, G. P. et al. Legumes of Northern Eurasia. 1996 (Leg NEurasia)

Check other web resources for Caragana frutex (L.) K. Koch :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Caragana frutex 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image