Achillea alpina L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 899 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Siberia to Japan and China. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Alaska, Alberta, Amur, British Columbia, Buryatiya, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Inner Mongolia, Irkutsk, Japan, Kamchatka, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Magadan, Manchuria, Manitoba, Minnesota, Mongolia, Montana, North Dakota, Northwest Territorie, Ontario, Primorye, Qinghai, Québec, Sakhalin, Saskatchewan, Tuva, Yakutskiya, Yukon

Introduced into:

Assam, India, Jawa, Nepal

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2006). Flora of North America North of Mexico 19(1): 1-579. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae. Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Zhao, Y.Z., Zhao, L.Q. & Rui, C. (eds.) (2019). Flora Intramongolica, edition 3, 5: 1-451. Typis Intramongolicae popularis, Huhhot.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kharkevich, S.S. (ed.) (1992). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 6: 1-428. Nauka, Leningrad.
  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 13: 1-499. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Shishkin, B.K. & Bobrov, E.G. (eds.) (1961). Compositae. Carduoideae. Flora of the USSR 26: 1-938. Science Publishers, Inc.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae. Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Kharkevich, S.S.; Buch, T. [s.n.] Russia K002333134 Yes

Sources

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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