Taxon: Hibiscus syriacus L.

 
Genus: Hibiscus
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Hibisceae
Nomen number: 19094
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:695. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 23-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-May-1995
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

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. Bates, D. M. 1965. Notes on the cultivated Malvaceae. 1. Hibiscus (Baileya) 13:105-111.
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Campbell, F. T., ed. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils. 1995 (unpublished draft) (Rep NCEPPC)
  5. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  7. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  8. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  9. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  10. Fryxell, P. A. 1988. Malvaceae of Mexico Syst. Bot. Monogr. 25:227.
  11. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  12. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  13. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  14. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  15. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  16. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  17. Meyer, F. G. et al. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States. 1994 (L CultWPl SE US)
  18. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  19. Natural Products Research Institute, Seoul National University Medicinal plants in the Republic of Korea. WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series No. 21. (Med Pl Korea)
  20. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  21. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  22. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  23. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  24. Savulescu, T. et al., eds; E. J. Nyárády et al., comp. Flora republicii populare romine. (F Romania)
  25. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  26. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  27. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  28. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  29. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  30. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Hibiscus syriacus L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Hibiscus syriacus 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=19094. Accessed 26 April 2018.