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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. Last Changed: 15-Feb-2007
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL)
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

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; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

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


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Starr, G. 1997. A revision of the genus Hesperaloe (Agavaceae) Madroño 44:291-293.
  7. Starr, G. 1995. Hesperaloe: Aloes of the west Desert Pl. 11:6.

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=18924. Accessed 13 November 2018.