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

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

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 Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Henan Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Shandong Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô, 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. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. Clapham, A. R. et al. 1962. Flora of the British Isles, ed. 2.
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: mentions
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan.
  9. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR. Note: = Nardosmia japonicus Siebold & Zucc.
  10. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  12. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:115.
  13. Oh, S.-Y. & J.-H. Pak. 2001. Distribution maps of vascular plants in Korea Note: Academybook Publishing Co., Seoul.
  14. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  15. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  16. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  17. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  18. Sell, P. & G. Murrell. 1996-. Flora of Great Britain and Ireland.
  19. Stace, C. 1995. New flora of the British Isles.
  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. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  22. Wagner, W. L. et al. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i
  23. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Petasites japonicus (Siebold & Zucc.) Maxim. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=104491. Accessed 13 August 2020.