Taxon: Aurinia saxatilis (L.) Desv.

 
Genus: Aurinia
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
Tribe: Alysseae
Nomen number: 6083
Place of publication: J. Bot. Agric. 3:162. 1815
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • basket-of-gold  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • gold-dust  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • golden-tuft alyssum  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • golden-tuft madwort  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • rock madwort  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • praktstenört  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Man HerbPl)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (w.)
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy (s.), Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia


    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. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  3. Dudley, T. R. 1964. Synopsis of the genus Alyssum J. Arnold Arbor. 45:392.
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Still, S. M. Manual of herbaceous ornamental plants, ed. 4. 1994 (Man HerbPl)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=6083. Accessed 26 April 2018.