Ardisia


Ardisia

Taxobox
name = "Ardisia"



image_width = 240px
image_caption = "Ardisia crenata"
regnum = Plantae
divisio = Magnoliophyta
classis = Magnoliopsida
ordo = Ericales
familia = Myrsinaceae
genus = "Ardisia"
genus_authority = Sw, 1788
type_species = "Ardisia tinifolia"
type_species_authority = Sw.

"Ardisia" (Coralberry or Marlberry) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Myrsinaceae (Myrsine family), native to warm temperate to tropical regions of the Americas, Asia, and Australasia. The genus includes about 250 species of small trees, shrubs and subshrubs growing up to 8 m tall.Huxley, A., ed. (1992). "New RHS Dictionary of Gardening". Macmillan ISBN 0-333-47494-5.] Germplasm Resources Information Network: [http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/splist.pl?935 "Ardisia"] ] Flora of China: [http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=2&taxon_id=102511 "Ardisia"] ]

One species, "Ardisia japonica" (Chinese: 紫金牛; pinyin: zǐjīn niú) is one of the 50 fundamental herbs in traditional Chinese medicine.

elected species

Sources:Australian Plant Name Index: [http://www.anbg.gov.au/cgi-bin/apni?taxon_name=Ardisia%25 "Ardisia"] ] Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Madagascar: [http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=12&taxon_id=102511 "Ardisia"] ] Trees and shrubs of the Andes of Ecuador: [http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=201&taxon_id=102511 "Ardisia"] ] IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: [http://www.iucnredlist.org/search/search.php?freetext=Ardisia&modifier=phrase&criteria=wholedb&taxa_species=1 "Ardisia"] ]

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