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Taxon: Chenopodium giganteum D. Don

 
Genus: Chenopodium
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Chenopodieae
Nomen number: 311134
Place of publication: Prodr. fl. nepal. 75. 1825
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • controversial name
  • • may = C. album subsp. amaranticolor
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Jan-2005
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 11 (6 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Harmful organism host: crop diseases (as C. amaranticolor)
  • Human food:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Other (native range obscure, perhaps in Asia)

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. Cabrera, A. L., ed. Flora de la provincia de Buenos Aires. (F BuenAir)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  6. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
  7. Facciola, S. Cornucopia II: a source book of edible plants. 1998 (Cornucopia II)
  8. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  9. George, A. S., ed. 1984. Flora of Australia. (F Aust) 4:134.
  10. Grubben, G. J. H. & Soetjipto Partohardjono, eds. 1996. Cereals (Pl Res SEAs) 10:81.
  11. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  12. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  13. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  14. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  16. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  17. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  18. Wahl, H. A. 1954. A preliminary study of the genus Chenopodium in North America (Bartonia) 27:40.
  19. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Chenopodium giganteum D. Don :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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=311134. Accessed 16 October 2018.