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Taxon: Pelargonium fragrans Willd.

 
Genus: Pelargonium
Section: Reniformia
Family: Geraniaceae
Nomen number: 27122
Place of publication: Hort. berol. 2: t. 77. 1806
Link to protologue:
Comment: [uncertain taxon; in cultivation considered as a group or hybrid]
Name Verified on: 18-Aug-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

    Other (exact native range obscure, probable origin South Africa)

References:

  1. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  2. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  3. Miller, D. Pelargoniums; a gardener's guide to the species and their hybrids and cultivars. 1996 (Pelargoniums) 128.
  4. Oyen, L. P. A. & Nguyen Xuan Dung, eds. 1999. Essential-oil plants (Pl Res SEAs) 19:145.
  5. Vorster, P. 1999. pers. comm. (pers. comm.) via e-mail on 26 Aug

Check other web resources for Pelargonium fragrans Willd. :

  • 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=27122. Accessed 19 November 2018.