Taxon: Hydrangea arborescens L.

 
Genus: Hydrangea
Family: Hydrangeaceae
Subfamily: Hydrangeoideae
Tribe: Hydrangeeae
Nomen number: 312129
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:397. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Jul-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Jul-2011
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 34 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • sevenbark  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • smooth hydrangea  (Source: AH 505) - English
  • tree hydrangea  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • wild hydrangea  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • hortensia de Virginie  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • Wald-Hortensie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • vidjehortensia  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • migugsugug  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Baileya 4:168. 1956; Hortus 3; Dict Gard)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Ency CNatIn; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, New Jersey, New York (s.), Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Kansas (Cherokee Co.), Missouri, Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/hyar.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi (e.), North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, District of Columbia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Massachusetts]


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. Browne, E. T. & R. Athey Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. 1992 (L Kentucky)
  3. Clewell, A. F. Guide to the vascular plants of the Florida panhandle. 1985 (F FlaPan)
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  10. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  11. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  12. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. 1996 (Ency CNatIn)
  13. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  14. McClintock, E. 1956. The cultivated hydrangeas (Baileya) 4:168.
  15. McClintock, E. 1957. A monograph of the genus Hydrangea Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 29:168.
  16. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  17. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  18. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  19. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  20. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  21. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  22. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. (F WVa)
  23. Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  24. Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)

Check other web resources for Hydrangea arborescens L. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Hydrangea arborescens 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.

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=312129. Accessed 20 May 2018.