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Taxon: Pulmonaria saccharata Mill.

Genus: Pulmonaria
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Boraginoideae
Tribe: Boragineae
Subtribe: Boragininae
Nomen number: 408138
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Pulmonaria no. 3. 1768
Link to protologue:
Comment: [if s.e. France-Italian plants included, the correct name is P. hirta L.]
Name Verified on: 25-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Pulmonaria 46. 2003); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Pulmonaria 46. 2003)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (also cult.)


    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium

    Other (native range uncertain, as wild s. European plants segregated by some)


  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family (Pulmonaria) 46.
  3. Cafferty, S. & C. E. Jarvis 2004. Typification of Linnaean plant names in Boraginaceae (Taxon) 53:803.
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen (Zander Ency)
  5. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening (Dict Gard)
  7. Puppi, G. & G. Cristofolini 1991. Sul significato del binomio Pulmonaria saccharata Miller (Webbia) 45:221-234.
  8. Puppi, G. & G. Cristofolini 1996. Systematics of the complex Pulmonaria saccharata-P. vallarsae and related species (Boraginaceae) (Webbia) 51:1-20.
  9. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Pulmonaria saccharata Mill. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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=408138. Accessed 27 June 2019.