Taxon: Shepherdia canadensis (L.) Nutt.

Genus: Shepherdia
Family: Elaeagnaceae
Nomen number: 33864
Place of publication: Gen. N. Amer. pl. 2:241. 1818
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Dec-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Dec-2006
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Maine, Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States New Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States Arizona, Nevada, Utah
    • Subarctic America: Canada Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory; United States Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Cody, W. J. Flora of the Yukon Territory. (F Yukon)
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. (Atlas GPlains)
  • Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas. 1991 (L Minn)
  • Porsild, A. E. & W. J. Cody Vascular plants of continental Northwest Territories, Canada. 1980 (F NW Terr)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  • Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)


Check other web resources for Shepherdia canadensis (L.) Nutt. :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image