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Taxon: Wisteria sinensis (Sims) DC.

 
Genus: Wisteria
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Millettieae
Nomen number: 42050
Place of publication: Prodr. 2:390. 1825 "chinensis" (R. Sweet, Hort. brit. ed. 1:121. 1826)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-Jan-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Chinese wisteria  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Chinese-glycine  (Source: Flower Oils) - English
  • zi teng  (Source: Wisterias) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Henan Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Campbell, F. T., ed. 1995. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils (unpublished draft)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage Note: lists as Wisteria sinensis (Sims) Sweet
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Institute of Botany, Academia Sinica. 1972-1983. Iconographia Cormophytorum Sinicorum Note: lists as Wisteria sinensis Sweet
  6. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977-1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). Note: lists as Wisteria sinensis Sweet
  7. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
  8. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  9. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants Note: poisonous
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as Wisteria sinensis (Sims) Sweet
  11. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  12. Pajaujis Anonis, D. 1993. Flower oils and floral compounds in perfumery. Note: lists as "Wistaria"
  13. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  14. Stritch, L. R. 1984. Nomenclatural contributions to a revision of the genus Wisteria. Phytologia 56:183. Note: = Rehsonia sinensis (Sims) Stritch (cites basionym)
  15. Valder, P. 1995. Wisterias, a comprehensive guide 41-66. Note: lists as Wisteria sinensis (Sims) Sweet
  16. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  17. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Wisteria sinensis (Sims) DC. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Wisteria sinensis 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.

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=42050. Accessed 13 November 2019.