Taxon: Geranium nepalense Sweet

 
Genus: Geranium
Subgenus: Geranium
Section: Geranium
Family: Geraniaceae
Nomen number: 427
Place of publication: Geraniaceae 1: t. 12. 1820
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 17-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Jul-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff (fide Dict Econ Pl; Wealth India RM 4:126. 1956)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan
    • CHINA: China [Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hubei (w.), Shaanxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh] Nepal, Pakistan (n.), Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Sumatra (n.)]


References:

  1. Aedo, C. et al. 1998. World checklist of Geranium (Geraniaceae) Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 56:231.
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa Flora of Himachal Pradesh. (F Himachal)
  4. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India 1956. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM) 4:126.
  5. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  7. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  8. Hajra, P. K. et al., eds. Materials for the flora of Arunachal Pradesh. (F Arun Prad)
  9. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  10. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  11. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  12. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  13. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)
  14. Yeo, P. Hardy geraniums, ed. 2. 2002 (Hardy Geraniums)

Check other web resources for Geranium nepalense Sweet :

  • 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.

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=427. Accessed 24 April 2018.