Genus: Glycyrrhiza L.

Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Glycyrrhizinae
Alternate family(ies): Papilionaceae
Genus number: 5031
Last updated: 08-Nov-2011
Accession Count: 96 (58 active, 21 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: licorice, liquorice

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World) 478.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar   

Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Glycyrrhiza
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 April 2019.