Taxon: Camellia reticulata Lindl.

 
Genus: Camellia
  Subgenus: Camellia
    Section: Camellia
Family: Theaceae
      Tribe: Theeae
Nomen number: 8727
Place of publication: Bot. Reg. 13: t. 1078. 1827
Name Verified on: 20-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • tō-tsubaki  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • dian shan cha  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; Dict Gard)
  • Gene sources: ornamental features (fide Eur Gard F)
  • Materials: lipids (in Yunnan fide F ChinaEng)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Guizhou, - Sichuan, - Yunnan

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. 1976 (F Okin)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Camellia reticulata Lindl. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.