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Taxon: Malva alcea L.

 
Genus: Malva
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Malveae
Nomen number: 23295
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:689. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 23-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-May-1995
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 6 (5 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Sweden (s.)
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part (w.)] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sardinia), Montenegro, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Poland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Lithuania
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Romania


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  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. Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares. (F Iberica)
  4. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
  7. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  9. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  10. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  11. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  12. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  13. Jordanov, D. et al., eds. Flora na narodna republika Balgarija. (F Bulg)
  14. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  15. Lems, K. Floristic botany of the Canary islands. (L Canary)
  16. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  17. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  18. Savulescu, T. et al., eds; E. J. Nyárády et al., comp. Flora republicii populare romine. (F Romania)
  19. Soó von Bere, K. R., ed. A Magyar flora es vegetacio rendszertani-novenyfoldrajzi kezikonyve. (F Hungary)
  20. Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. (F BritStace)
  21. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  22. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Malva alcea L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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=23295. Accessed 10 December 2018.