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Taxon: Ceanothus velutinus Douglas

 
Genus: Ceanothus
Family: Rhamnaceae
Nomen number: 313601
Place of publication: W. J. Hooker, Fl. bor.-amer. 1:125, t. 45. 1831
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • authorship verified from original literature
  • • both the name and its validating diagnosis were simultaneously ascribed to Douglas, so he is the author of the name (see Melbourne ICN Art. 46, Ex. 9)
Name Verified on: 15-Apr-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Brownwood (BRW)
Accessions: 10 (8 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator (for land reclamation fide L. Gilbert, pers. comm. 1998)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada (w.), Utah]


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  4. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  5. Moss, E. H. & J. G. Packer Flora of Alberta, ed. 2. (F Alberta)
  6. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  7. Welsh, S. L. & G. Moore Utah Plants. 1973 (Utah Pl)

Check other web resources for Ceanothus velutinus Douglas :

  • 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 Ceanothus velutinus 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.

Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=313601. Accessed 17 October 2018.