Genus: Hebe Comm. ex Juss.

Possible synonym of: Veronica L.

Family: Plantaginaceae
Alternate family(ies): Scrophulariaceae, Veronicaceae
Genus number: 5436
Last updated: 20-Apr-2006
Accession Count: 109 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Albach, D. C. & M. W. Chase 2001. Paraphyly of Veronica (Veroniceae; Scrophulariaceae): Evidence from the internal transcribed spacer (ITS) sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA. J. Pl. Res. 114:9-18.
  • Albach, D. C. et al. 2004. A new classification of the tribe Veroniceae - problems and a possible solution. (Taxon) 53:429-452.
  • Garnock-Jones, P. et al. 2007. Botanical names in southern hemisphere Veronica (Plantaginaceae): sect. Detzneria, sect. Hebe, and sect. Labiatoides. (Taxon) 56:571-582.
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Kellow, A. W. et al. 2003. A taxonomic revision of Hebe informal group "Connatae" (Plantaginaceae*), based on morphology and flavinoid chemistry. New Zealand J. Bot. 41:613-635.
  • Wagstaff, S. J. & P. Wardle 1999. Whipcord hebes - systematics, distribution, ecology and evolution. New Zealand J. Bot. 37:17-39.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Hebe
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 25 June 2019.