Taxon: Exacum affine Balf. f.

 
Genus: Exacum
Family: Gentianaceae
Tribe: Exaceae
Nomen number: 16486
Place of publication: Gartenflora 32:34, t. 1108. 1883
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-May-1997
Species priority site is: National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation (NSSL)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Yemen [Socotra]


    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. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Miller, A. G. & M. Morris Ethnoflora of the Soqotra Archipelago. (F Soqotra)

Check other web resources for Exacum affine Balf. f. :


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=16486. Accessed 23 April 2018.