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Taxon: Rheum rhaponticum L.

 
Genus: Rheum
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Rumiceae
Nomen number: 31121
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:371. 1753
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Rheum rhaponticum auct. (= R. ×rhabarbarum L. (cultivated rhubarb))
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 27-Mar-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 52 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria (s.w.)


    Adventive

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia


    Naturalized

    Eurasia
    • Russian Federation

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Norway (s.)
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Germany, Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Lithuania, Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Croatia, Romania


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. Connor, H. E. 1992. The poisonous plants of New Zealand.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Rheum+rhaponticum&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Galasso, G. 2011. Review of Polygonaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2. pers. comm.
  7. Hoang, H.-D. et al. 1997. Additional notes to the checklist of Korean cultivated plants (5). Consolidated summary and indexes. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 44:370
  8. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972-. Atlas florae europaeae.
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  10. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:125.
  11. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  12. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  13. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  14. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, ed. 2.

Check other web resources for Rheum rhaponticum L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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=31121. Accessed 16 September 2019.