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Taxon: Ardisia japonica (Thunb.) Blume

 
Genus: Ardisia
Family: Primulaceae
Subfamily: Myrsinoideae
Nomen number: 3886
Place of publication: Bijdr. 690. 1826
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: source of bergenin

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Zhejiang, Fujian, Hunan, Hubei, Jiangxi, Jiangsu, Guizhou, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guangxi]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido (s.), Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, South, Taiwan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  2. Farnsworth, N. R. & D. D. Soejarto Global importance of medicinal plants (unpublished draft manuscript rev. 23, 1988) (Import Medicinal Pl)
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  5. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  6. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  7. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Ardisia japonica (Thunb.) Blume :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=3886. Accessed 23 February 2019.