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Taxon: Mertensia ciliata (E. James ex Torr.) G. Don

 
Genus: Mertensia
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Cynoglossoideae
Tribe: Asperugeae
Nomen number: 435066
Place of publication: Gen. hist. 4:372. 1837-1838
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/347099
Name Verified on: 16-Jul-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Jul-2018
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada, Utah]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 2003 (Pulmonaria) 129.
  3. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  6. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)

Check other web resources for Mertensia ciliata (E. James ex Torr.) G. Don :

  • 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
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=435066. Accessed 19 November 2018.