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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Northern Hemisphere.
Asarum asaroides

Native to:

Alabama, Albania, Altay, Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, California, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Connecticut, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, District of Columbia, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hainan, Hungary, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Italy, Japan, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Louisiana, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nebraska, Nepal, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Poland, Primorye, Québec, Romania, Sakhalin, South Carolina, South Dakota, South European Russi, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tennessee, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Ukraine, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Denmark, Great Britain, Netherlands, Norway

Asarum L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Lancaster, C.R., China 42301.000
Tsi, Z.H. [ASBK 55], China 60111.000
Luo Yi-bo, China 70058.000

First published in Sp. Pl.: 442 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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