Jump to: SynonymsCommon NamesEconomic ImportanceDistributional RangeReferencesOther Web References

Taxon: Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) W. T. Aiton

 
Genus: Leonotis
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Lamioideae
Tribe: Leucadeae
Nomen number: 21746
Place of publication: Hortus kew. ed. 2, 3:409. 1811
Link to protologue:
Comment: the generic treatment and the species description in Hortus kewensis is not attributed to "Brown mss." so W. T. Aiton is the author of the name (see Melbourne ICN Art. 46 Ex. 23)
Name Verified on: 14-Dec-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Jun-2017
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 3 (1 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • baldhead  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • bird-honey  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • Christmas-candlestick  (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2) - English
  • Johnny Collins  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • lion's-tail  (Source: Noxweed Aust) - English
  • gros bouton  (Source: F LAnt) - French
  • gros tête  (Source: F LAnt) - French
  • pompon soldat  (Source: F LAnt) - French
  • sommarlejonöra  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Naturalized



    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Northern America
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Nicaragua
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay


    Other (origin tropical Africa)

References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Bernal, R., S. R. Gradstein & M. Celis Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. 2015 (L Colombia online)
  4. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  5. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. (F SAfr)
  6. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  7. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  8. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  9. Jørgensen, P. M., ed. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia (Catalogue of vascular plants of Bolivia) (on-line resource). (L Bolivia Online)
  10. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  12. Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  13. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  14. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  15. Troupin, G. Flore du Rwanda. (F Rwanda)
  16. University of Texas Herbarium The mints of Texas (on-line resource). 2000- (Mints Texas)
  17. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  18. Villaseñor, J. L. & F. J. Espinosa-Garcia 2004. The alien flowering plants of Mexico Diversity & Distrib. 10:113-123.
  19. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) W. T. Aiton :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=21746. Accessed 16 November 2018.