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accepted Wisteria sinensis (Sims) Sweet

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Wisteria sinensis

Accepted name

Wisteria sinensis (Sims) Sweet1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13


Glycine sinensis Sims8, 11, 12, 14
Kraunhia floribunda sensu auct.
Millettia chinensis Benth.12
Rehsonia sinensis (Sims) Stritch
Wistaria sinensis (Sims) DC.13, 15, 16
Wisteria chinensis DC.10, 12, 17
Wisteria floribunda sensu auct.
Wisteria praecox Hand.-Mazz.12


Tribe: Millettieae;  Genus: Wisteria

Vernacular names

Blauregen (Ge)18; Chinese Wisteria4; Chinese Wisteria5; Chinese Wisteria19; Chinese Wisteria20; Chinese Wisteria21; Glicina3; Glicine7; Glitziniya (Rus)11; Primavera3; Sweet7; Visteriya Kitaiskaya (Rus)13


Perennial climbing shrub;  not threatened


Chemical products22; Environmental23; Environmental10; Food and Drink22; Medicine22; Miscellaneous8; Miscellaneous24; Environmental1

Geographical records

Asia7, 8, 12, 17, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31:   Azerbaijan(I), China(N)7, 12, 17, Gruzia(I), India(I)8, 25, 28, 29, 30, 31, Nepal(I)27, Pakistan(I)8, Russia in Asia(I), Tadzhikistan(I), Uzbekistan(I)

Azerbaijan:   Azerbaijan*32

China:   Guangxi12, Guizhou12, Henan12, Hubei12, Shaanxi12, Yunnan12

Europe33:   France-F.E.(I)1, Italy(I)33, Lithuania(I)32, Moldova(I)34, 35, Russia in Europe(I), Ukraine(I)

Gruzia:   Abkhazia32, 36, Adzharia32, Gruzia*32

India:   Himachal Pradesh31, Jammu-Kashmir8, Punjab28, Sikkim31, Tamil Nadu30, Uttar Pradesh29, West Bengal31

Indian Ocean7:   Mauritius(I)7, Reunion(I)7

North America4, 5, 37:   United States(I)4, 5, 37

Pacific Ocean23:   New Zealand (North)(I)23, New Zealand (South)(I)23

Russia in Asia:   Krasnodar32

Russia in Europe:   Kaliningrad38

South America3:   Argentina(I)3

Tadzhikistan:   Dushanbe15

Ukraine:   Chernovtsy39, Dnepropetrovsk16, Kherson40, Khmelnitski41, Kiev16, Krym16, 32, Lvov16, 42, 43, Odessa16, 44, Zakarpatskaya16, 45

United States:   Florida37, Georgia37, Illinois37, Louisiana37, North Carolina37, South Carolina37, Texas4, Virginia37

Uzbekistan:   Andizhan46, Fergana46, Samarkand46, Tashkent46

(N = native, I = introduced, U = uncertain status)

Literature citations

Description1, 4, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 19, 21, 23, 26;  Illustration3, 12, 23, 32, 47, 48


2005 (Indian Ocean) Lock JM & Ireland H (JS2005);     Coordinator: 2005-10 Agababian M (French vern. names)


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28:Sharma, M. (1990) Punjab Plants Check-list
29:Raizada, M.B. & Saxena, H.O. (1978) Flora of Mussoorie, Vol. 1.
30:Sharma, B.D. et al. (1977) Biol. Mem. 2: 1-186. Studies on the flora of Nilgiris, Tamil...
31:Sanjappa, M. (2001) Pers. comm.
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33:Greuter, W. et al. (Eds.) (1989) Med-Checklist Vol. 4 (published)
34:Geideman, T.S. (1986) Opredelitel vysshikh rasteni Moldavskoi SSR, 3rd ed.
35:Nikolaev, V. Ya. (1994) Information from CHIS Herbarium (Kishinev, Moldavia).
36:Kolakovsky, A.A. & Adzinba Z. I (1995) Information from SUCH Herbarium (Sukhumi, Abkhazia, Georgia)
37:Isely, D. (1998) Native & naturalized Leg. of the USA. Brigham Young Univ. Utah
38:Tzinovskis, R.E., Ed. (1983) Konspekt dendroflory Kaliningradskoi oblasti. Riga. (Rus)
39:Kagalo, A.A. (1994) Information from CHER Herbarium (Chernovtzy, Ukraine).
40:Khodosovtzev, A.E. (1994) Information from Herbarium of Kherson Pedagogical Institute
41:Kagalo, A.A. (1994) Information from KW Herbarium (Kiev, Ukraine).
42:Kagalo, A.A. (1994) Information from LW Herbarium (Lvov, Ukraine).
43:Kagalo, A.A. (1994) Information from LWS Herbarium (Lvov, Ukraine).
44:Vasiljeva-Nemertsalova, T.V. (1994) Special checking of Leguminosae of Odessa Province.
45:Kagalo, A.A. (1994) Information from UU Herbarium (Uzhgorod, Ukraine).
46:Drobov, V.P. (1955) In: Flora Uzbekistanica, Vol. 3. Taschkent. (Rus)
47:Matthew, K.M. (1996) Illustrations on the Flora of the Plain Hills, South India.
48:Dobroczajeva, D.N. & al. (1987) Opredelitel Vysshih Rastenyi Ukrainy. Kiev. (Rus)

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