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Taxon: Pittosporum crassifolium Banks & Sol. ex A. Cunn.

 
Genus: Pittosporum
Family: Pittosporaceae
Nomen number: 28729
Place of publication: Ann. Nat. Hist. 4:106. 1840
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Dec-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Apr-1997
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • karo  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • stiff-leaf cheesewood  (Source: Zander ed17) - English
  • styweblaarkasuur  (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001) - Afrikaans
  • Karo-Klebsame  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • karo  (Source: F NZeal) - New Zealand (Maori)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand [Kermadec Islands, North Island]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  4. Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  5. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  9. Willis, J. H. A handbook to plants in Victoria. (F VictWillis)

Check other web resources for Pittosporum crassifolium Banks & Sol. ex A. Cunn. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Pittosporum crassifolium cultivars
  • 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=28729. Accessed 16 December 2018.