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Taxon: Clematis virginiana L.

 
Genus: Clematis
Subgenus: Clematis
Section: Clematis
Family: Ranunculaceae
Subfamily: Ranunculoideae
Tribe: Anemoneae
Nomen number: 409875
Place of publication: Cent. pl. I:15. 1755 (Amoen. acad. 4:275. 1759)
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 03-Feb-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Apr-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 8 (8 active, 7 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • virgin's-bower  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • clématite de Virginie  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • virginsk skogsklematis  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.), Prince Edward Island, Quebec (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Manitoba (s.e.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma (e.), South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Ranunculaceae&GenusID=Clematis&SpeciesID=virginiana), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


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. Essig, F. B. 1990. The Clematis virginiana (Ranunculaceae) complex in the southeastern United States (Sida) 14:49-68.
  3. Essig, F. B. & C. E. Jarvis 1989. The lectotypification of Clematis virginiana L. (Taxon) 38:271-277.
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Grey-Wilson, C. Clematis: the genus. 2000 (Gen Clematis) 48.
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  7. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  8. Wang, W. T. 2004. A revision of Clematis sect. Aspidanthera s.l. (Ranunculaceae) Acta Phytotax. Sin. 42:12-14.

Check other web resources for Clematis virginiana L. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=409875. Accessed 17 December 2018.