Polygonatum govanianum Royle

First published in Ill. Bot. Himal. Mts.: 380 (1839)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is NE. Pakistan to W. Himalaya. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarly in the temperate biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Pakistan, West Himalaya

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Floden, A. (2018). Nomenclatural novelties in Polygonatum (Asparagaceae) and notes on some recent species distributions. Annales Botanici Fennici 56: 5-11.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Polygonatum multiflorum.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Floden, A. (2018). Nomenclatural novelties in Polygonatum (Asparagaceae) and notes on some recent species distributions. Annales Botanici Fennici 56: 5-11.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0