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Taxon: Rhododendron indicum (L.) Sweet

 
Genus: Rhododendron
Subgenus: Azaleastrum
Section: Tsutsusi
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Rhodoreae
Nomen number: 5166
Place of publication: Brit. fl. gard. ser. 2, 2(= 5): t. 128. 1832
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-May-2017
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 16 (5 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Chamberlain & Rae, 1990); ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Honshu, Kyushu]


    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. Chamberlain, D. F. & S. J. Rae 1990. A revision of Rhododendron. IV. Subgenus Tsutsusi Edinburgh J. Bot. 47:119-120.
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  6. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  7. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Rhododendron indicum (L.) Sweet :

  • 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=5166. Accessed 19 February 2019.