Taxon: Stewartia malacodendron L.

 
Genus: Stewartia
Family: Theaceae
Tribe: Stewartieae
Nomen number: 35585
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:698. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Apr-2012
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 12 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • round-fruit stewartia  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • silky-camellia  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • Virginia stewartia  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

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


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Clark, R. C. 1971. The woody plants of Alabama Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 58:207.
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  8. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  9. Spongberg, S. A. 1974. A review of deciduous-leaved species of Stewartia (Theaceae) J. Arnold Arbor. 55:194.
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  11. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Stewartia malacodendron L. :

  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Stewartia malacodendron 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.

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=35585. Accessed 17 July 2018.