Hedychium densiflorum Wall.

First published in Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 5: 368 (1853)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nepal to E. Tibet. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Albano, P.-O. (2003). La Conaissance des Plantes Exotiques: 1-324. Édisud, Aix-en-Provence.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Tanaka, N. & al. (2016). Systematic notes on the genus Hedychium (Zingiberaceae) in Myanmar. Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 42: 57-66.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Tanaka, N. & al. (2016). Systematic notes on the genus Hedychium (Zingiberaceae) in Myanmar. Bulletin of the National Museum of Natature and Science, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 42: 57-66.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6552] Nepal K001124175 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002427305 Yes
Anderson, E.B.; Mead, B. [60] K002427307 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002427311 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002427312 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002427304 Yes
{Kingdon-Ward} [s.n.] Burma K002427295 Yes
Schilling, A.D. [S.870] Nepal K:SPC-32355.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K002427306 Yes
Ludlow, F.; Sherriff, G.; Hicks, J.H. [s.n.] Bhutan K002427299 Yes
K:SPC-11108.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] K002427310 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002427313 Yes
{Kingdon-Ward} [13875] K002427298 Yes
Schilling [S870] Nepal K002427300 Yes
Sep 7, 1925 Forrest, G. [6914] Hedychium sinoaureum K000640510 Unknown Type Material Yes
Sep 7, 1925 Forrest, G. [8974] Hedychium sinoaureum K000640509 Unknown Type Material Yes

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    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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