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Taxon: Buddleja americana L.

 
Genus: Buddleja
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Tribe: Buddlejeae
Nomen number: 8073
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:112. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 25-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F Neotrop 81:140.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Jamaica
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, [Galápagos, Azuay, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, El Oro, Guayas, Imbabura, Los Ríos, Manabí, Morona Santiago, Pastaza, Pichincha, Tungurahua, Zamora Chinchipe, Sucumbíos] Peru [Amazonas, Apurímac, Ayacucho, Cajamarca, Cusco, Huancavelica, Huánuco, Junín, La Libertad, Lambayeque, Lima, Loreto, Piura, San Martín, Tumbes]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  2. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  3. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. Note: mentions as cultivated
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Norman, E. 2000. Buddlejaceae. Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 81:135.
  6. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.

Check other web resources for Buddleja americana L. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Buddleja americana 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=8073. Accessed 15 September 2019.