Taxon: Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn.

 
Genus: Talinum
Family: Talinaceae
Nomen number: 36214
Place of publication: Fruct. sem. pl. 2:219. 1791
Name Verified on: 12-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Mar-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • fameflower  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • jewels-of-Opar  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • pink baby's-breath  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • gros pourpier  (Source: PROTA4U) - French
  • herbe onze heures  (Source: PROTA4U) - French
  • bunda-mole  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • João-Gomes  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • João-gordo  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Maria-Gombe  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Maria-Gomes  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Maria-gorda  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • rama del sapo  (Source: F NAmer) - Spanish
  • bärnstensvippa  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • tu ren shen  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Econ Pl Aust)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F ChinaEng)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Econ Pl Aust; Pl Res SEAs 8:269. 1993)

Distributional Range:

    Uncertain:

  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Paraguay; Uruguay

  • Native:

  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Louisiana, - North Carolina, - South Carolina
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda; Cuba; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Haiti; Jamaica; Martinique; Montserrat; Puerto Rico; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Grenadines; Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • Central America: Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Peru

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

    . also cult.

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  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
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