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Taxon: Berberis buxifolia Lam.

 
Genus: Berberis
Family: Berberidaceae
Subfamily: Berberidoideae
Tribe: Berberideae
Subtribe: Berberidinae
Nomen number: 6825
Place of publication: Tabl. encycl. 1:391, t. 253, fig. 3. 1792
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 18 (5 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • box-leaf barberry  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • Magellan barberry  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (s.), Chile (s.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Ahrendt, L. W. A. 1961. Berberis and Mahonia a taxonomic revision J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 57:240.
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Moore, D. M. Flora of Tierra del Fuego. (F TFuego)
  7. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  8. Schick, M. M. Flora del parque nacional Puyehue. (F Puyehue)

Check other web resources for Berberis buxifolia Lam. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Berberis buxifolia cultivars
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=6825. Accessed 18 December 2018.