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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, 5 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, Québec (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Manitoba (s.e.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Connecticut]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Illinois, Oklahoma (e.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee]
    • 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) (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 (Gen Clematis) 48.
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 (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.
  9. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Tenn Online)

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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=409875. Accessed 19 June 2019.