Taxon: Echinops ritro L.

 
Genus: Echinops
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Echinopsinae
Nomen number: 14848
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:815. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Mar-2012
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • globe thistle  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • small globe thistle  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Pl Book; Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Altay, Gorno-Altay, Kurgan, Omsk, Tyumen (s.)]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Turkmenistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • CHINA: China [Xinjiang]

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part (s.)] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sicily), Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Germany
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Latvia


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New York]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Washington]


References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  3. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Grubov, V. I. Key to the vascular plants of Mongolia. 2001 (Pl Mongol)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  8. Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  11. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  12. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

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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=14848. Accessed 21 April 2018.