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Taxon: Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f.

 
Genus: Pieris
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Lyonieae
Nomen number: 28351
Place of publication: Gen. pl. 2:588. 1876
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 8 (6 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [West Virginia]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Chester, E. W. et al. 1993-1997. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening Note: lists as Pieris floribunda (Pursh ex Sims) Benth. & Hook. f.
  5. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976) Note: lists as Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f.
  6. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants
  7. Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1995. Ericaceae - Part II. The superior-ovaried genera (Monotropoideae. Pyroloideae, Rhododendroideae. and Vaccinioideae p.p.). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 66:347. Note: mentions
  8. Luteyn, J. L. et al. 1996. Ericaceae of the southeastern United States. Castanea 61:131-132. Note: lists as Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f.
  9. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. Note: lists as Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f.
  10. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. Note: lists as Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f.
  11. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora. Note: lists as Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f.
  12. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Ericaceae&GenusID=Pieris&SpeciesID=floribunda target='_blank'
  13. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Pieris floribunda (Pursh) Benth. & Hook. f. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=28351. Accessed 16 July 2019.