Taxon: Heliotropium amplexicaule Vahl

 
Genus: Heliotropium
Family: Boraginaceae
  Subfamily: Heliotropioideae
Nomen number: 401698
Place of publication: Symb. bot. 3:21. 1794
Name Verified on: 03-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jun-2008
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Eur; Pulmonaria 115.)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Econ Pl Aust)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Noxweed Aust)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 2003 (Pulmonaria) 115.
  • Burkart, A. E., ed. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios. 1969- (F EntreR)
  • Cabrera, A. L., dir. Flora de la provincia de Jujuy, Republica Argentina. 1977- (F Jujuy)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  • Pérez-Moreau, R. L. Flora Chaqueña (Formosa, Chaco y Santiago del Estero). 1984- (F Chaquena)
  • Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. 1965- (F SCatarin)

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