Taxon: Pogostemon cablin (Blanco) Benth.

 
Genus: Pogostemon
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Lamioideae
Tribe: Pogostemoneae
Nomen number: 29154
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 12:156. 1848
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 24-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Oct-1999
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring ()
  • Materials: essential oils (source of patchouli oil for scenting perfumes, cosmetics fide Ency CNatIn; Pl Res SEAs 19:152. 1999)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F ChinaEng; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2; Med Pl China, as P. patchouli)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar, Seychelles

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Java, Sumatra] Malaysia

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Bhatti, G. R. & M. Ingrouille 1997. Systematics of Pogostemon (Labiatae) Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 27:92.
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  5. Govaerts, R. World checklist of selected plant families (on-line resource). (World Checkl Sel Fam)
  6. Lawrence, B. M. 1992. Chemical components of Labiatae oils and their exploitation (Adv Lab Sci) 400.
  7. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. 1996 (Ency CNatIn)
  8. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  9. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  10. Oyen, L. P. A. & Nguyen Xuan Dung, eds. 1999. Essential-oil plants (Pl Res SEAs) 19:151-157.
  11. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  12. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  13. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Pogostemon cablin (Blanco) Benth. :

  • 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.

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=29154. Accessed 25 April 2018.