Family:
Rosaceae Juss.

Amelanchier Medik.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is N. America, Europe to Medit. and Caucasus, Central Asia, Central & E. China to Japan.

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Algeria, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Baleares, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, California, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colorado, Connecticut, Corse, Delaware, District of Columbia, East Aegean Is., Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Korea, Kriti, Krym, Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Morocco, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Poland, Portugal, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Sicilia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Spain, Switzerland, Tennessee, Texas, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Yugoslavia, Yukon

Introduced into:

Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, Finland, Great Britain, Ireland, Netherlands, Northwest European R, Norway, Sweden

Amelanchier Medik. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Philos. Bot. 1: 155 (1789)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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