Taxon: Roemeria refracta DC.

 
Genus: Roemeria
Family: Papaveraceae
  Subfamily: Papaveroideae
      Tribe: Papavereae
Nomen number: 5268
Place of publication: Syst. nat. 2:93. 1821
Name Verified on: 14-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Feb-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Asian corn-poppy  (Source: Poppies) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (of unknown importance in the USA fide Atlas WWeed)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Russian Federation - Dagestan
    • China: China - Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Grey-Wilson, C. Poppies: The poppy family in the wild and in cultivation. 1993 (Poppies) 179.
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kadereit, J. W. 1987. The taxonomy, distribution and variability of the genus Roemeria Medic. (Flora) 179:136.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Rollins, R. C. & I. A. Al-Shehbaz 1986. Weeds of south-west Asia in North America with special reference to the Cruciferae Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh 89B:298.
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. 1966- (F Iraq)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image