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Taxon: Aegopodium podagraria L.

 
Genus: Aegopodium
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Careae
Nomen number: 102037
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:265. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 05-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • ashweed  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • bishop's-weed  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • goutweed  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • ground-elder  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • herb-Gerard  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • goutweed   - English (Canada)
  • egopode  (Source: Mansf Ency) - French
  • podagraire  (Source: Mansf Ency) - French
  • égopode podagraire   - French (Canada)
  • Geißfuß  (Source: Mansf Ency) - German
  • Giersch  (Source: Mansf Ency) - German
  • castalda  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Italian
  • girardina silvestre  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Italian
  • kirskål  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia, [Eastern Siberia] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine [Krym (rare)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 187.
  2. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  4. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  6. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  7. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  11. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2 14.
  12. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  13. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  14. Pimenov, M. G. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  15. Still, S. M. 1994. Manual of herbaceous ornamental plants, ed. 4
  16. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  17. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Aegopodium podagraria L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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?id=102037. Accessed 19 September 2019.