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Taxon: Cerastium tomentosum L.

 
Genus: Cerastium
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Subfamily: Alsinoideae
Tribe: Alsineae
Nomen number: 9895
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:440. 1753
Link to protologue:
Comment: [or Cerastium Tomentosum Group, in part]
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 12-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy (incl. Sicily)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Manitoba, British Columbia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Nebraska, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [North Carolina]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961-. Flora of New Zealand.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist.
  6. Hegi, G. et al. 1979. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa 3.2:171. Note: ed. 1:1906-1931; ed. 2:1936-68; ed. 3:1966-
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972-. Atlas florae europaeae.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia.
  11. Stewart, R. 1972. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of West Pakistan and Kashmir
  12. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  13. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  14. Welsh, S. L. & G. Moore. 1973. Utah plants Note: cultivated
  15. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Cerastium tomentosum L. :

Images:

  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=9895. Accessed 20 July 2019.