Taxon: Myosotis alpestris F. W. Schmidt

 
Genus: Myosotis
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Cynoglossoideae
Tribe: Myosotideae
Nomen number: 316758
Place of publication: Fl. boëm. 3:26. 1794
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Myosotis alpestris hort. (= M. sylvatica Hoffm.)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • alpine forget-me-not  (Source: F BritStace) - English
  • myosotis alpestre  (Source: Pulmonaria) - French
  • Alpen-Vergissmeinnicht  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • nomeolvides alpina  (Source: Pulmonaria) - Spanish
  • alpförgätmigej  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • wu wang cao  (Source: Pulmonaria) - Transcribed Chinese
  • nezabudka alpiiskaya  (Source: Pulmonaria) - Transliterated Russian

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Pulmonaria 146.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Georgia

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany (s.), Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine (w.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece (n.), Italy, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Other (related forms elsewhere in temperate 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. Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 2003 (Pulmonaria) 146.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. (F BritStace)
  9. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

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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=316758. Accessed 25 April 2018.