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Taxon: Erica carnea L.

 
Genus: Erica
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Ericeae
Nomen number: 15448
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:355. 1753, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Erica herbacea L., nom. rej.
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 27-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Jul-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 67 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Germany (s.), Switzerland
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Croatia, Italy (n. & c.), Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (s.e.), Portugal, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Brickell, C. D. & B. Mathew 1987. (876) Proposal to conserve Erica carnea L. against E. herbacea L. (Ericaceae) (Taxon) 36:479-481.
  3. Brummitt, R. K. 1990. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 37 (Taxon) 39:294.
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  6. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  7. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  12. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Erica carnea L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Erica carnea 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=15448. Accessed 14 November 2018.