Taxon: Lomelosia caucasica (M. Bieb.) Greuter & Burdet

 
Genus: Lomelosia
Family: Caprifoliaceae
  Subfamily: Dipsacoideae
Nomen number: 402936
Place of publication: Willdenowia 15:73. 1985
Name Verified on: 07-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • pincushion-flower  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • scabieuse du Caucase  (Source: L Noms French ed7) - French
  • höstvädd  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • gao ka sa shan luobo  (Source: F Taiwan) - Transcribed Chinese
  • skabioza kavkazskaâ  (Source: F Armenia) - Transliterated Russian

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Scabiosa caucasica; Pl Book, as Scabiosa caucasica)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • Western Asia: Iran; Turkey

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)

Synonyms:

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