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This variety is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to Taiwan.
Osmanthus fragrans

Native to:

Assam, Cambodia, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Myanmar, Nepal, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Korea, Marianas

Osmanthus fragrans var. fragrans appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2809], Nepal Olea acuminata K001117134
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 2809], Malaysia Olea acuminata K001117138
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 2809], India Olea acuminata K001117136
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 2809] Olea acuminata K001117137
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2809], Nepal Olea acuminata K001117133
Webb, W.S. [Cat. no. 2809], India Olea acuminata K001117135

Accepted by

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

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Fosberg, F.R., Sachet, M.-H., Oliver, R. (1979). A geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae Micronesica; Journal of the College of Guam 15: 41-295.
  • Xiang, Q.B. & Liu, Y.L. (2007). An illustrated monograph of the Sweet Osmanthus cultivars in China: 1-378. Zhejiang science & technology press.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
© 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 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

Kew Science Photographs
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