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Taxon: Rhododendron ferrugineum L.

 
Genus: Rhododendron
Subgenus: Rhododendron
Section: Rhododendron
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 5110
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:392. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 18-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Germany, Switzerland
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Croatia, Italy, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Cullen, J. 1980. A revision of Rhododendron. I. Subgenus Rhododendron sections Rhododendron & Pogonanthum. Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 39:110.
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Rhododendron+ferrugineum&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  7. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  10. Personal Care Products Council. INCI

Check other web resources for Rhododendron ferrugineum L. :

  • 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.
  • 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=5110. Accessed 23 July 2019.