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Taxon: Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All.

 
Genus: Chamaemelum
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Anthemideae
Subtribe: Santolininae
Nomen number: 104133
Place of publication: Fl. pedem. 1:185. 1785
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • chamomile  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • common chamomile  (Source: Aust Pl Common Names) - English
  • corn chamomile  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • English chamomile  (Source: Ency CNatIn) - English
  • garden chamomile  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • noble chamomile  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • Roman chamomile  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • Russian chamomile  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • sweet chamomile  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • camomille romaine  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • römische Kamille  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • camomila de jardín  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • manzanilla fina  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • manzanilla romana  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • romersk kamomill  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: lawn/turf (for lawns fide Dict Gard)
  • Food additives:
  • Human food:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Ency CNatIn; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Ireland, United Kingdom
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal, Spain


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Adventive

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia, Switzerland


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Madeira Islands]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Tasmania, South Australia (s.e.), Victoria]
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Italy, Serbia

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, New Jersey, New York, Ohio]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Bremer, K. & C. J. Humphries 1993. Generic monograph of the Asteraceae-Anthemideae Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 23(2):130.
  5. Clapham, A. R. et al. Flora of the British Isles, ed. 2. (F BritClap)
  6. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  7. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  8. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  9. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  10. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  11. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. (L Macar ed4)
  12. Hess, H. E. et al. Flora der Schweiz, ed. 2. (F Switz)
  13. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  14. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  15. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  16. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  17. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  18. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  19. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. 1996 (Ency CNatIn)
  20. Lewis, W. H. 1992. Allergic potential of commercial chamomile, Chamaemelum nobile (Asteraceae) Econ. Bot. 46:426-430.
  21. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  22. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  23. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  24. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  25. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  26. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  27. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  28. Silva, L. et al. Listagem da fauna e flora terrestres dos Açores. Lista des plantas vasculares (Pteridophyta e Spermatophyta). (L Azores)
  29. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Euro+Med Plantbase: Information Resource for Euro-Mediterranean Plant Diversity
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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.

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=104133. Accessed 17 November 2018.