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Taxon: Dicentra formosa (Andrews) Walp.

 
Genus: Dicentra
Family: Papaveraceae
Subfamily: Fumarioideae
Tribe: Fumarieae
Subtribe: Corydalinae
Nomen number: 13889
Place of publication: Repert. bot. syst. 1:118. 1842
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Apr-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Aug-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 (4 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • bleeding-heart  (Source: F Pacif NW) - English
  • Pacific bleeding-heart  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Eur ed2; F Pacif NW; Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (s.w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (w.), Washington (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n. & c.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  6. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  7. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Dicentra formosa (Andrews) Walp. :


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=13889. Accessed 15 December 2018.