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This species is accepted, and its native range is Canary Islands (Gran Canaria, Tenerife).

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International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
Vernacular
Cape Broom, Codeso Blanco, Retamon

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

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[ILDIS]
Use
Environmental

Native to:

Canary Is.

Introduced into:

California, India, Oregon, Sri Lanka, Washington

Genista canariensis L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227105
Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227108
Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227109
Lowe, R.T. [265], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227106
Lowe, R.T. [146 bis], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227107
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom Teline canariensis K000555768
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom Teline canariensis K000555769

First published in Sp. Pl.: 709 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Rudd, V. E. (1991). A Revised Handbook of the Flora of Ceylon 7: 108-381.
  • Perez de Paz, P. L. et al. (1986). Leguminosas forrajeras de lanarias. Tenerife.
  • Bailey, L. H. & Bailey, E. Z. (1976). Hortus Third. New York: Macmillan
  • Chittenden, F. J. (1951). The RHS Dictionary of Gardening II. Oxford Univ. Press

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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International Legume Database and Information Service
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0