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Taxon: Vaccinium arctostaphylos L.

 
Genus: Vaccinium
Section: Hemimyrtillus
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Nomen number: 40985
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:351. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 14-Dec-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Dec-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 6 (6 active, 7 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Krussmann; Dict Gard)
  • Human food: fruit (fide Cornucopia; L Edible Pl)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran (n.w.), Turkey (n.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan (s.), Georgia, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria (s.e.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  3. Ehlenfeldt, M. K. & J. R. Ballington 2012. Vaccinium species of section Hemimyrtillus: their value to cultivated blueberry and approaches to utilization (Botany) 90:347-353.
  4. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  7. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  8. Kunkel, G. Plants for human consumption. 1984 (L Edible Pl)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  12. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  13. Vander Kloet, S. P. & T. A. Dickinson 1992. The taxonomy of Vaccinium section Hemimyrtillus Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 105:611-612.
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Vaccinium arctostaphylos L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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=40985. Accessed 18 December 2018.