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Taxon: Hoya carnosa (L. f.) R. Br.

 
Genus: Hoya
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Tribe: Marsdenieae
Nomen number: 103205
Place of publication: Asclepiadeae 16. 1810 (Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 1:27. 1811)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Sukkulenten)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Malaysia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji


References:

  1. Albers, F. & U. Meve, eds. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Asclepiadaceae. 2002 (Ill Hdb Succ Pl Ascl) 149.
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Eggli, U. Sukkulenten. 1994 (Sukkulenten)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  8. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  11. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  12. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  13. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  15. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. (China FlEncy)

Check other web resources for Hoya carnosa (L. f.) R. Br. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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:

  • Seeds: 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=103205. Accessed 14 December 2018.