Taxon: Adonis vernalis L.

 
Genus: Adonis
Family: Ranunculaceae
Subfamily: Ranunculoideae
Tribe: Adonideae
Nomen number: 1505
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:547. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 31-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Medicines: source of adoniside (fide Import Medicinal Pl; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia, [Eastern Siberia (s.w.)] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Sweden (s.e.)
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part, [European part (s.)] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy (n.), Macedonia, Romania, Serbia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia (?)]

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Germany


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. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Farnsworth, N. R. & D. D. Soejarto Global importance of medicinal plants (unpublished draft manuscript rev. 23, 1988) (Import Medicinal Pl)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  8. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  10. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  11. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  12. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  14. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  15. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  16. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Adonis vernalis L. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=1505. Accessed 26 April 2018.