Genus: Chrysanthemum L.

Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Anthemideae
Subtribe: Artemisiinae
Common names: chrysanthemum
Genus number: 2563
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 97 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)\; Chrysanthemum in its former sense = Glebionis Cass.\; all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Brummitt, R. K. 1998. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 46. (Taxon) 47:443-444.
  • Liu, P.-L. et al. 2012. Phylogeny of the genus Chrysanthemum L.: evidence from single-copy nuclear gene and chloroplast DNA sequences. (PloS One) 7:e48970
  • Trehane, P. 1995. (1172) Proposal to conserve Chrysanthemum L. with a conserved type (Compositae). (Taxon) 44:439-441.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Subdivisions of Chrysanthemum L.:


  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Chrysanthemum
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 June 2019.