Taxon: Aquilegia formosa Fisch. ex DC.

 
Genus: Aquilegia
Family: Ranunculaceae
Subfamily: Isopyroideae
Tribe: Isopyreae
Subtribe: Isopyrinae
Nomen number: 3747
Place of publication: Prodr. 1:50. 1824
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: ornamental features ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Yukon Territory (s.)] United States [Alaska (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.w.), British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada, Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte]


References:

  1. Dorn, R. D. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming. 1977 (F Wyom)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  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. Moss, E. H. & J. G. Packer Flora of Alberta, ed. 2. (F Alberta)
  8. Munz, P. A. 1946. Aquilegia the cultivated and wild columbines (Gentes Herbarum) 7:102.
  9. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  10. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  11. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Aquilegia formosa Fisch. ex DC. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=3747. Accessed 22 May 2018.