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Taxon: Sabal palmetto (Walter) Lodd. ex Schult. & Schult. f.

 
Genus: Sabal
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Sabaleae
Nomen number: 32594
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 7(2):1487. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Apr-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Apr-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 5 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • blue palmetto  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • cabbage palm  (Source: AH 519) - English
  • cabbage palmetto  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • chou palmiste  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • Palmettopalme  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=639), Georgia, North Carolina (s.e.), South Carolina]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cuba, Turks and Caicos Islands


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Glassman, S. F. 1972. A revision of B. E. Dahlgren's Index of American palms Phanerog. Monogr. 6:1-294.
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Little, E. L., Jr. Important forest trees of the United States. 1978 (AH 519)
  7. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  8. Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. (F TFla)
  9. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  10. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:165.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  13. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  15. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. (China FlEncy)
  16. Zona, S. 1990. A monograph of Sabal (Arecaceae: Coryphoideae) (Aliso) 12:646-650.

Check other web resources for Sabal palmetto (Walter) Lodd. ex Schult. & Schult. f. :

  • 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:

  • Seed: 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=32594. Accessed 13 November 2018.