Taxon: Aster amellus L.

 
Genus: Aster
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Astereae
Nomen number: 5618
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:873. 1753
Comment: type of genus
Name Verified on: 19-Nov-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2009
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard & Asters Gard Guide)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Chelyabinsk
    • Western Asia: Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Poland; Slovakia
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    • Southwestern Europe: Spain

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

    Adventive:

  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: Norway

References:

  • Ahmed, K. A. et al. 1986. Taxonomic studies on Aster L. (Compositae) (Phytologia) 61:299-310.
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • 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)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jarvis, C. E. & N. J. Turland, eds. 1998. Typification of Linnaean specific and varietal names in the Compositae (Asteraceae) (Taxon) 47:354.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Picton, P. The gardener's guide to growing Asters. 1999 (Asters Gard Guide)
  • Semple, J. C. 2006. Rejection of lectotypification of Aster amellus (Asteraceae: Astereae) and selection of a new lectotype (Sida) 22:1087-1089.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

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