Taxon: Helenium amarum (Raf.) H. Rock

 
Genus: Helenium
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Helenieae
Nomen number: 104272
Place of publication: Rhodora 59:131, in adnot. 1957
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury, as Helenium tenuifolium)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Asteraceae&GenusID=Helenium&SpeciesID=amarum), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Hispaniola


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland]


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  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. Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31. 1970 (Names Beetle)
  4. Bierner, M. W. 1989. Taxonomy of Helenium sect. Amarum (Asteraceae) (Sida) 13:453-459.
  5. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  13. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  14. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  15. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  16. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  17. Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. (F TFla)
  18. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  19. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  20. Rock, H. F. L. 1957. A revision of the vernal species of Helenium (Compositae) (Rhodora) 59:101-216.
  21. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)

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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=104272. Accessed 22 April 2018.