Genus: Spinacia L.

 
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Anserineae
Alternate family(ies): Amaranthaceae
Common names: spinach
Genus number: 11405
Last updated: 30-Nov-2012
Accession Count: 649 (424 active, 353 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: original spelling\; sometimes misspelled as "Spinacea"\; all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Uotila, P. 1997. Chenopodiaceae. (F Iran) 172:59-63.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Spinacia
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=11405. Accessed 18 November 2018.