Taxon: Beaucarnea recurvata Lem.

 
Genus: Beaucarnea
Family: Asparagaceae
  Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Nomen number: 6608
Place of publication: Ill. Hort. 8(Misc.):59. 1861
Name Verified on: 14-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Feb-2015
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F; Zander ed16)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • : Mexico

  • 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) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Rojas-Piña, V. et al. 2014. Molecular phylogenetics and morphology of Beaucarnea (Ruscaceae) as distinct from Nolina, and the submersion of Calibanus into Beaucarnea (Taxon) 63:1193-1211.
  • Staples, G. W. & D. R. Herbst 1996. Nomenclature changes affecting cultivated plants. I. (Baileya) 23:171.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Beaucarnea recurvata Lem. :

  • 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.