Taxon: Chionodoxa luciliae Boiss.

 
Genus: Chionodoxa
Family: Asparagaceae
  Subfamily: Scilloideae
      Tribe: Hyacintheae
        Subtribe: Hyacinthinae
Nomen number: 10220
Place of publication: Diagn. pl. orient. ser. 1, 5:61. 1844
Name Verified on: 19-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Jul-2001
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Boissier's glory-of-the-snow  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • stor vårstjärna  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Western Asia: Turkey

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

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