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Taxon: Ophiopogon japonicus (Thunb.) Ker Gawl.

 
Genus: Ophiopogon
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Nomen number: 25788
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 27: t. 1063. 1807
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Ophiopogon japonicus auct. (= O. intermedius D. Don)
Name Verified on: 10-Jul-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 16 (5 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore (as Ophiopogon chekiangensis); folklore (as Ophiopogon chekiangensis)

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: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines [Luzon (Benguet Prov.), Mindanao (Mt. Apo)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  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. American Herbal Products Association Herbs of commerce. 1992 (Herbs Commerce)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  7. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  8. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  9. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  10. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  11. Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  12. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  13. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Ophiopogon japonicus (Thunb.) Ker Gawl. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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=25788. Accessed 19 November 2018.