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Taxon: Petasites japonicus (Siebold & Zucc.) Maxim.

 
Genus: Petasites
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Subtribe: Tussilagininae
Nomen number: 104491
Place of publication: Award 34th Demidovian Prize 212. 1866
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Apr-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Apr-1999
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • butterbur  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • giant butterbur  (Source: F BritStace) - English
  • great butterbur  (Source: F GB Ire) - English
  • sweet-coltsfoot  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • pétasitès japonais  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • japanische Pestwurz  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • fuki  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • fárfara japonesa  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • japonesa  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • bitterskråp  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • feng dou cai  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • meowi  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kurile Islands, Sakhalin]
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea, South


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czech Republic


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Germany, Netherlands

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]


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. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Clapham, A. R. et al. Flora of the British Isles, ed. 2. (F BritClap)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  9. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  10. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants (Kulturpflanze) 34:115.
  13. Oh, S.-Y. & J.-H. Pak Distribution maps of vascular plants in Korea. 2001 (Atlas Korea)
  14. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  15. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  16. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  17. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  18. Sell, P. & G. Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. (F GB Ire)
  19. Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. (F BritStace)
  20. Toman, J. 1972. A taxonomic survey of the genera Petasites and Endocellion Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 7:384.
  21. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  22. Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)
  23. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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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=104491. Accessed 12 December 2018.