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Taxon: Magnolia fraseri Walter

 
Genus: Magnolia
Subgenus: Magnolia
Section: Auriculata
Family: Magnoliaceae
Subfamily: Magnolioideae
Nomen number: 400272
Place of publication: Fl. carol. 159. 1788
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Oct-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 13 (13 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • ear-leaf umbrella-tree  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Fraser's magnolia  (Source: Magnolias) - English
  • mountain magnolia  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [West Virginia]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Georgia (n.), Kentucky (e.), North Carolina (w.), South Carolina, Virginia (w.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Callaway, D. J. 1994. The world of magnolias
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Frodin, D. G. & R. Govaerts. 1996. World checklist and bibliography of Magnoliaceae
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  7. Spongberg, S. A. 1976. Magnoliaceae hardy in temperate North America. J. Arnold Arbor. 57:269. Note: cites Magnolia auriculata Bartram as a synonym

Check other web resources for Magnolia fraseri Walter :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=400272. Accessed 16 July 2019.