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Taxon: Leucophyllum frutescens (Berland.) I. M. Johnst.

 
Genus: Leucophyllum
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Tribe: Leucophylleae
Nomen number: 102296
Place of publication: Contr. Gray Herb. 70:89. 1924
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Dec-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Dec-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • barometer-bush  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • purple-sage  (Source: F Tex) - English
  • Texas silverleaf  (Source: F Tex) - English
  • cenizo  (Source: World Econ Pl) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: boundary/barrier/support; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  2. Henrickson, J. 1985. Systematics of Leucophyllum and Eremogeton (Scrophulariaceae) (Sida) 11:133-140.
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  7. Turner, B. L. et al. Atlas of the vascular plants of Texas. Sida Botanical Miscellany no. 24. 2003 (Atlas Tex)

Check other web resources for Leucophyllum frutescens (Berland.) I. M. Johnst. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.

Images:

  • Flower: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=102296. Accessed 17 October 2018.