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Taxon: Sabal minor (Jacq.) Pers.

 
Genus: Sabal
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Sabaleae
Nomen number: 32591
Place of publication: Syn. pl. 1:399. 1805
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Apr-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 7 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • bluestem palmetto  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • bush palmetto  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • dwarf palmetto  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • little-bluestem  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • scrub palmetto  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • latanier  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • buskpalmetto  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina (s.e.), South Carolina]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Glassman, S. F. 1972. A revision of B. E. Dahlgren's Index of American palms. Phanerog. Monogr. 6:1-294.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  7. Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541
  8. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms. Principes 7:165.
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  10. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  11. Zona, S. 1990. A monograph of Sabal (Arecaceae: Coryphoideae). Aliso 12:643-646.
  12. 2018. Oklahoma vascular plant database

Check other web resources for Sabal minor (Jacq.) Pers. :

  • 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
  • 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:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=32591. Accessed 21 November 2019.