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Taxon: Cordyline fruticosa (L.) A. Chev.

 
Genus: Cordyline
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Lomandroideae
Nomen number: 401621
Place of publication: Jard. bot. Saigon 66. 1919
Link to protologue:
Comment: C. fruticosa Goepp. (1855) is a nom. nud.
Name Verified on: 18-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 7 (5 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food: vegetable (roots fide L Edible Pl; F Viti)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan
    • PAPUASIA: New Guinea (possibly native in part of region)
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar (possibly native in part of region)
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Java (possibly native in part of region)]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia (possibly native in part of region)

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Micronesia (possibly native in part of region)


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan


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. Brummitt, R. K. & W. Marais 1981. (662) Proposal to amend the conservation of 1108 Cordyline Comm. ex Juss. (Liliaceae) (Taxon) 30:826.
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Fosberg, F. R. 1985. Cordyline fruticosa (L.) Chevalier (Agavaceae) (Baileya) 22:180-181.
  5. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  6. Govaerts, R. World checklist of selected plant families (on-line resource). (World Checkl Sel Fam)
  7. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  8. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  9. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  12. Parsons, M. J. et al. Current names for wild plants in New Zealand. 1995 (L NZeal)
  13. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  14. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  15. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  16. Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Cordyline fruticosa (L.) A. Chev. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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=401621. Accessed 17 November 2018.