Taxon: Geranium nepalense Sweet

 
Genus: Geranium
  Subgenus: Geranium
    Section: Geranium
Family: Geraniaceae
Nomen number: 427
Place of publication: Geraniaceae 1: t. 12. 1820
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

    • China: China - Guangxi, - Guizhou, - Henan, - Hubei, - Shaanxi, - Sichuan, - Xizang, - Yunnan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India - Arunachal Pradesh, - Assam, - Himachal Pradesh, - Jammu and Kashmir, - Sikkim, - Uttar Pradesh; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia - Sumatra

References:

  • Aedo, C. et al. 1998. World checklist of Geranium (Geraniaceae) Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 56:231.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa Flora of Himachal Pradesh. 1984 (F Himachal)
  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India 1956. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. Delhi. 1948-1976 (Wealth India RM) 4:126.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. 1984- (F Bhutan)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Hajra, P. K. et al., eds. Materials for the flora of Arunachal Pradesh. 1996- (F Arun Prad)
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. 1978-1982 (L Nepal)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)
  • Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. 1968 (Dict Econ Pl)
  • Van Wyk, B.-E. & M. Wink Medicinal plants of the world. 2004 (Med Pl World)
  • 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.