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Laurus nobilis

Laurus nobilis L.

bay laurel


PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: LANO80
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Lauris nobilis
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2019-12-01

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: LAURU
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Laurus
GENUS AUTHORITY: L.
GENUS COMMON: Laurel
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GENUS REFERENCES: USDA Plants

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: LAURAC
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Lauraceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: A.L. de Jussieu 1789
FAMILY COMMON: Laurel Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 50 genera and 2500-3500 species, trees and shrubs, of tropical, subtropical, and (rarely) warm temperate regions. Laurus nobilis Linnaeus, Laurel, Bay, native to the Mediterranean region of Europe and the bay leaf of commerce; planted as an ornamental and spice, especially in warmer parts of our area, but is not known to escape in our area.
FAMILY REFERENCE: Van der Werff in FNA (1997); van der Werff & Richter (1996); Rohwer in Kubitzki, Rohwer, & Bittrich (1993).

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GRIM ACCESSIONS

acc_id acc_num acc_dt coll_id Action
908 1985-0591 View
1326 1986-1101 View
6760 1996-0419 View
7938 2002-0088 2002-11-02 View



GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
1677 908 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
2306 1326 96 NCBG staff 2001-02-15 View
2307 1326 8 NCBG staff 1983-06-23 View
2308 1326 96 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
9540 6760 119 NCBG staff 1967-12-01 View
11179 7938 95 NCBG staff 2000-08-01 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: LANO80
USDA Common Name: Sweet Bay
Native Status: L48 (I)
Distribution: USA (CA)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree

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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Lauraceae A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Laurel Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 50 genera and 2500-3500 species, trees and shrubs, of tropical, subtropical, and (rarely) warm temperate regions. Laurus nobilis Linnaeus, Laurel, Bay, native to the Mediterranean region of Europe and the bay leaf of commerce; planted as an ornamental and spice, especially in warmer parts of our area, but is not known to escape in our area.
REFERENCE: Van der Werff in FNA (1997); van der Werff & Richter (1996); Rohwer in Kubitzki, Rohwer, & Bittrich (1993).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Laurus L. (Laurel)
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REFERENCE: USDA Plants

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Lauris nobilis in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Lauris nobilis in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Lauris nobilis in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Lauris nobilis in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Lauris nobilis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lauris nobilis

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