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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.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu]
    • 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. 2002. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Asclepiadaceae 149.
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  4. Eggli, U. 1994. Sukkulenten Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Company.
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan.
  8. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  11. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  12. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova.
  13. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943-1980. Flora of Panama. Note: cultivated
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  15. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing. 1993. China floral encyclopaedia.

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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=103205. Accessed 22 November 2019.