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Taxon: Echinops exaltatus Schrad.

 
Genus: Echinops
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Echinopsinae
Nomen number: 407449
Place of publication: Hort. gott. 15, t. 9. 1811
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Jan-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Aug-2006
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • globe thistle  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • tall globe thistle  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • boulette de Hongrie  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • drüsenlose Kugeldistel  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • grå bolltistel  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Poland (s.)
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (w.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy (n.e.), Romania, Serbia, Slovenia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Netherlands
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Washington]


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. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  8. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  9. Sell, P. & G. Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. (F GB Ire)
  10. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

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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=407449. Accessed 18 November 2018.