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Prunus glandulosa

Prunus glandulosa Thunb.

dwarf flowering almond, flowering almond

Cultivar(s): Alba-plena
Prunus glandulosa (Dwarf Flowering Almond)
Image ID: 5902
Image by: Hardin, J.W.
Image Collection: Herbarium Collection

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: PRGL80
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Prunus glandulosa
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2020-01-01

CULTIVAR INDEX

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1517 Alba-plena View

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: PRUNU
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Prunus
GENUS AUTHORITY: L.
GENUS COMMON: Plum
GENUS SUMMARY: A genus of about 200 species, trees and shrubs, nearly cosmopolitan, but especially in north temperate regions. Liu et al. (2012) make a strong case for combining subgenus Laurocerasus into subgenus Padus.
GENUS IDENTIFICATION:
GENUS REFERENCES: Rohrer in FNA (2014); Robertson (1974)=Z; McVaugh (1951)= Y; Catling, McKay-Kuja, & Mitrow (1999)=X; Liu et al. (2012); Yazbek & Oh (2013); Shaw & Small (2004); Kalkman in Kubitzki (2004).

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: ROSACE
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Rosaceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: A.L. de Jussieu 1789
FAMILY COMMON: Rose Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 85-95 genera and 2000-3000 species, trees, shrubs, and herbs, nearly cosmopolitan, but mainly boreal and temperate.
FAMILY REFERENCE: Phipps in FNA (2014); Potter et al. (2007); Eriksson et al. (2003); Kalkman in Kubitzki (2004); Ertter (2007).

NCBG DESCRIPTIVES

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Shrub

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NATIVE RANGE: central to northern China & Japan

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GRIM ACCESSIONS

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742 1985-0393 View
7360 2000-0103 2000-03-22 View



GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
1455 742 174 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
10341 7360 173 Liloia 2000-03-22 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: PRGL80
USDA Common Name: Flowering Almond
Native Status: L48 (I), CAN (I)
Distribution: USA (AL, MI, NC), CAN (ON)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Shrub

WEAKLEY FLORA

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Prunus glandulosa
COMMON NAME: Dwarf Flowering Almond
SYNONYMY: [= FNA, K; = Cerasus glandulosa (Thunberg) Sokolov]
PHENOLOGY: Mar-May.
HABITAT: Persisting at abandoned homesites; native of c. and n. China and Japan.
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RANGE MAP: Prunus glandulosa.png

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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Rosaceae A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Rose Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 85-95 genera and 2000-3000 species, trees, shrubs, and herbs, nearly cosmopolitan, but mainly boreal and temperate.
REFERENCE: Phipps in FNA (2014); Potter et al. (2007); Eriksson et al. (2003); Kalkman in Kubitzki (2004); Ertter (2007).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Prunus L. (Plum)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 200 species, trees and shrubs, nearly cosmopolitan, but especially in north temperate regions. Liu et al. (2012) make a strong case for combining subgenus Laurocerasus into subgenus Padus.
REFERENCE: Rohrer in FNA (2014); Robertson (1974)=Z; McVaugh (1951)= Y; Catling, McKay-Kuja, & Mitrow (1999)=X; Liu et al. (2012); Yazbek & Oh (2013); Shaw & Small (2004); Kalkman in Kubitzki (2004).

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

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

WEB RESOURCES

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

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 5902
ID IMAGE2: 5902
ID IMAGE3: 0

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