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Taxon: Helleborus foetidus L.

 
Genus: Helleborus
Family: Ranunculaceae
Subfamily: Ranunculoideae
Tribe: Helleboreae
Nomen number: 18832
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:558. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 14-Apr-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Apr-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco (n.)

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Germany, Switzerland
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy (incl. Sicily)
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • 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. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning. 1998 (Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Fennane, M. et al., eds. Flore pratique du Maroc. (F Prat Maroc)
  6. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  7. Hess, H. E. et al. Flora der Schweiz, ed. 2. (F Switz)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. (F BritStace)
  12. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Helleborus foetidus L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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=18832. Accessed 16 November 2018.