Taxon: Rohdea japonica (Thunb.) Roth

 
Genus: Rohdea
Family: Asparagaceae
  Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Nomen number: 5275
Place of publication: Nov. pl. sp. 197. 1821
Name Verified on: 06-Jun-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F, not very popular in Europe)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Zhejiang, - Hunan, - Hubei, - Jiangxi, - Jiangsu, - Guizhou, - Shandong, - Sichuan, - Guangxi
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu, - Kyushu, - Shikoku

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Rohdea japonica (Thunb.) Roth :

  • 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.