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Taxon: Tagetes patula L.

 
Genus: Tagetes
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Tageteae
Nomen number: 36202
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:887. 1753
Link to protologue:
Comment: [often merged with T. erecta]
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 24-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 56 (51 active, 7 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed14; Dict Gard)
  • Food additives:
  • Materials:
  • Non-vertebrate poisons: plant pest control (when intercropped with other crops)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Durango, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Querétaro]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal, [Madeira Islands] Spain [Canary Islands]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Norway
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Hungary, Slovakia
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Portugal


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • MALESIA: Philippines

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czech Republic, Germany
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Greece, Romania, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Spain

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, United States [Puerto Rico]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Nicaragua


    Other (natzd. range uncertain owing to confusion with T. erecta)

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. Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961-. Flora of New Zealand.
  3. Breedlove, D. E., ed. 1981-. Flora of Chiapas. Note: = Tagetes erecta L.
  4. Cannon, J. & M. Cannon. 1994. Dye plants and dyeing The Herbert Press & The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  5. Demilly, D. et al. 2001. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7 Note: GEVES-SNES, Beaucouzé, France
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  8. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  9. Figueiredo, E. & G. F. Smith. 2008. Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279.
  10. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: = Tagetes erecta L.
  11. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  12. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards. 1989-. Flora of Ethiopia Note: Eritrea added in 2000
  13. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  14. Jardin botanique national de Belgique. 1967-. Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale).
  15. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  16. Lasser, T., ed. 1964-. Flora de Venezuela.
  17. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  18. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier). 1946-1969. Flora de Cuba
  19. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  20. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell. 2000. Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2.
  21. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  22. Matuda, E. 1958. Las compuestas del estado de México.
  23. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana. Note: = Tagetes lunulata Ortega?
  24. Merrill, E. D. 1922-1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  25. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  26. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980-. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States.
  27. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  28. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. 1979-. Flora fanerogámica del Valle de México. Note: mentions under Tagetes lunulata Ortega
  29. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. 1991-. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. Note: = Tagetes erecta L.
  30. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993-. Flora of India.
  31. Small, E. 1997. Culinary herbs. Note: NRC Research Press, Ottawa
  32. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
  33. Turner, B. L. 1996. The comps of Mexico: a systematic account of the family Asteraceae. Volume 6: Tageteae and Anthemideae. Phytologia Mem. 10:53. Note: = Tagetes erecta L.
  34. Turner, B. L. 1996. The comps of Mexico: a systematic account of the family Asteraceae. Volume 6: Tageteae and Anthemideae. Phytologia Mem. 10:55. Note: = Tagetes lunulata Ort.
  35. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  36. Villaseñor, J. L. 1989. Manual para la identificacion de las Compositae de la Peninsula de Yucatan y Tabasco. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Techn. Rep. no. 4
  37. Villasenor, J. L. 1989. Manual para la identificacion de las Compositae de la Peninsula de Yucatan y Tabasco. 101.
  38. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  39. Wursten, B. et al. Flora of Zimbabwe (on-line resource).

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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=36202. Accessed 15 July 2019.