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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. Last Changed: 24-Mar-2012
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 56 (51 active, 7 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

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, Mexico, Michoacan, Queretaro]


    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: Rwanda, Zaire
    • 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, Puerto Rico
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Nicaragua


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

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Breedlove, D. E., ed. Flora of Chiapas. (F Chiapas)
  4. Cannon, J. & M. Cannon Dye plants and dyeing. The Herbert Press & The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 1994 (Dye Pl)
  5. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  8. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  9. Figueiredo, E. & G. F. Smith Plants of Angola. Strelitzia 22: 1-279. 2008 (Pl Angol)
  10. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  11. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  12. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  13. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  14. Jardin botanique national de Belgique Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale). (F Afr Centr)
  15. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  16. Lasser, T., ed. Flora de Venezuela. (F Venez)
  17. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  18. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  19. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  20. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2. (F PR ed2)
  21. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  22. Matuda, E. 1958. Las compuestas del estado de México
  23. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  24. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  25. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  26. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  27. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  28. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. (F Bajio)
  29. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. Flora fanerogámica del Valle de México. (F Valle Mex)
  30. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  31. Small, E. Culinary herbs. (Culinary Herbs)
  32. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  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.
  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.
  35. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  36. Villasenor, J. L. 1989. Manual para la identificacion de las Compositae de la Peninsula de Yucatan y Tabasco 101.
  37. Villaseñor, J. L. Manual para la identificacion de las Compositae de la Peninsula de Yucatan y Tabasco. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Techn. Rep. no. 4. 1989 (Comp Yucatan)
  38. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  39. Wursten, B. et al. Flora of Zimbabwe (on-line resource). (F Zimbabwe Online)

Check other web resources for Tagetes patula L. :

  • Euro+Med Plantbase: Information Resource for Euro-Mediterranean Plant Diversity
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.

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=36202. Accessed 15 November 2018.