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Taxon: Leycesteria formosa Wall.

 
Genus: Leycesteria
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Subfamily: Caprifolioideae
Nomen number: 22019
Place of publication: W. Roxburgh, Fl. ind. 2:182. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Sep-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jan-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 7 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guizhou (w.), Sichuan (w.), Xizang (s.), Yunnan (s.w.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India (n.), Nepal, Pakistan (n.e.)
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar (n.)


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • Europe (s.)


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • Europe (s.)


References:

  1. Airy Shaw, H. K. 1933. A revision of the genus Leycesteria Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1932:167-168.
  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. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  5. Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa Flora of Himachal Pradesh. (F Himachal)
  6. Curtis, W. M. & D. I. Morris The student's flora of Tasmania. (SF Tasman)
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  8. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
  9. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  10. Hara, H. Flora of eastern Himalaya. v. 1:1966, v. 2:1971, v. 3:1975 (F EHimal)
  11. Hara, H. 1983. A revision of Caprifoliaceae of Japan with reference to allied plants in other districts and the Adoxaceae (Ginkgoana) 5:13.
  12. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  13. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  14. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  15. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  16. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  17. Polunin, O. & A. Stainton Flowers of the Himalaya. 1984 (Flow Himal)
  18. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  19. Sell, P. & G. Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. (F GB Ire)
  20. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  21. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  22. Willis, J. H. A handbook to plants in Victoria. (F VictWillis)

Check other web resources for Leycesteria formosa Wall. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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=22019. Accessed 16 October 2018.