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Taxon: Arctostaphylos alpina (L.) Spreng.

 
Genus: Arctostaphylos
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Arbutoideae
Nomen number: 410669
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:287. 1825
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2922287
Name Verified on: 06-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; Zander ed14)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation, [Altay] Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia [Eastern Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation-Far East [Far East]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Norway, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Germany, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Croatia, Italy, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Québec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine, New Hampshire]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage Note: lists as "Arctostaphylos alpinus"
  2. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  3. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist. Note: lists as "Arctostaphylos alpinus"
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  6. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  7. Stace, C. 1995. New flora of the British Isles. Note: lists as "Arctostaphylos alpinus"
  8. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  10. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Arctostaphylos alpina (L.) Spreng. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Arctostaphylos alpina cultivars
  • 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=410669. Accessed 20 October 2019.