Taxon: Iberis amara L.

 
Genus: Iberis
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
Tribe: Iberideae
Nomen number: 19648
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:649. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 23-Feb-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Feb-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 6 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • bitter candytuft  (Source: IllF MEur) - English
  • rocket candytuft  (Source: Cornucopia) - English
  • wild candytuft  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • téraspic  (Source: IllF MEur) - French
  • thlaspi blanc  (Source: IllF MEur) - French
  • bittere Schleifenblume  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • bitterer Bauernsenf  (Source: IllF MEur) - German
  • Grützblume  (Source: IllF MEur) - German
  • blomsteriberis  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • seoyangmalnaengi  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; Zander ed14)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom [England (s.)]
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Germany, Switzerland
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy (n.)
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Sweden (s.)
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Lithuania, Moldova, Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy, Slovenia

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Nova Scotia, Ontario]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Michigan]

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador [Pichincha, Tungurahua]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina [Neuquen, Rio Negro, Santa Fe]


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. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Bailey, L. H. Manual of cultivated plants, revised ed. (Bailey)
  4. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  5. Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares. (F Iberica)
  6. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  7. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  8. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  9. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  10. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  11. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  12. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  13. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  14. Hegi, G. et al. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa. ed. 1:1906-1931; ed. 2:1936-68; ed. 3:1966- (IllF MEur)
  15. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  16. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  17. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  18. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  19. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  20. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  21. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  22. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  23. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  24. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  25. Rollins, R. C. The Cruciferae of continental North America. 1993 (Cruc NAmer)
  26. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  27. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  28. Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. (F LowYangtze)
  29. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. (F Iraq)
  30. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  31. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

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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=19648. Accessed 26 April 2018.