Taxon: Daphne odora Thunb.

 
Genus: Daphne
Family: Thymelaeaceae
Nomen number: 13276
Place of publication: J. A. Murray, Syst. veg. ed. 14:372. 1784 May-Jun (Fl. jap. 159. 1784 Aug)
Comments:
  • • for authorship of Thunberg names first published by Murray see comments in Taxon 45:672. 1996 & 46:311-314. 1997
  • • non Daphne odora auct. (= D. papyracea Wall. ex Steud.)
Name Verified on: 02-Oct-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Oct-2008
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • winter daphne  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • duftender Seidelbast  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • jinchōge  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • rui xiang  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . exact native range obscure, possible origin China or Japan

    Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

  • Brickell, C. & B. Mathew 1976. Daphne: the genus in the wild and in cultivation 104.
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. 1958 (F LowYangtze)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Daphne odora Thunb. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Daphne odora cultivars
  • 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.