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Taxon: Cannabis sativa L.

 
Genus: Cannabis
Family: Cannabaceae
Nomen number: 8862
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1027. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 06-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 150 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: beads
  • Medicines:
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

    Other (probable origin s.-c. Asia)

References:

  1. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  2. Afonin, A. N., S. L. Greene, N. I. Dzyubenko, & A. N. Frolov, eds. Interactive agricultural ecological atlas of Russia and neighboring countries. Economic plants and their diseases, pests and weeds (on-line resource). (AgroAtlas)
  3. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  4. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  5. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  6. Farnsworth, N. R. & D. D. Soejarto Global importance of medicinal plants (unpublished draft manuscript rev. 23, 1988) (Import Medicinal Pl)
  7. Hillig, K. W. 2005. Genetic evidence for speciation in Cannabis (Cannabaceae) Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 52:161-180.
  8. Hillig, K. W. & P. G. Mahlberg 2004. A chemotaxonomic analysis of cannabinoid variation in Cannabis (Cannabaceae) Amer. J. Bot. 91:966-975.
  9. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. (Mult Glossary Crops)
  10. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  11. Kala, C. P. et al. 2004. Prioritization of medicinal plants on the basis of available knowledge, existing practices and use value status in Uttaranchal, India Biodivers. & Conservation 13:459.
  12. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants (Kulturpflanze) 34:87.
  13. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  14. Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  15. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  17. Small, E. & A. Cronquist 1976. A practical and natural taxonomy for Cannabis (Taxon) 25:405-435.
  18. Small, E. et al. 2003. The biology of Canadian weeds. 119. Cannabis sativa L. Canad. J. Pl. Sci. 83:217-237.
  19. Smith, R. J. Botanical beads of the world (on-line resource). (Bot Beads World)
  20. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  21. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Cannabis sativa L. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=8862. Accessed 18 December 2018.