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Taxon: Hesperaloe parviflora (Torr.) J. M. Coult.

 
Genus: Hesperaloe
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 18924
Place of publication: Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 2:436. 1894
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Feb-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • red hesperaloe  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • red-flower hesperaloe  (Source: Desert Pl) - English
  • red-flower-yucca  (Source: Zander ed17) - English
  • red-yucca  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila de Zaragoza (n.e.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  6. Starr, G. 1995. Hesperaloe: Aloes of the west. Desert Pl. 11:6.
  7. Starr, G. 1997. A revision of the genus Hesperaloe (Agavaceae). Madroño 44:291-293.

Check other web resources for Hesperaloe parviflora (Torr.) J. M. Coult. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=18924. Accessed 20 November 2019.