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  1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Genista L.
      1. Genista canariensis L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Canary Islands (Gran Canaria, Tenerife).

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub
    Vernacular
    Cape Broom, Codeso Blanco, Retamon
    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Canary Is.

    Introduced into:

    California, India, Oregon, Sri Lanka, Washington

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Genista canariensis L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227105
    Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227108
    Webb [s.n.], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227109
    Lowe, R.T. [265], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227106
    Lowe, R.T. [146 bis], Canary Is. Teline canariensis K000227107
    s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom Teline canariensis K000555768
    s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom Teline canariensis K000555769

    Bibliography

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 709 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    • Rudd, V. E. (1991). A Revised Handbook of the Flora of Ceylon 7: 108-381.
    • Perez de Paz, P. L. et al. (1986). Leguminosas forrajeras de lanarias. Tenerife.
    • Bailey, L. H. & Bailey, E. Z. (1976). Hortus Third. New York: Macmillan
    • Chittenden, F. J. (1951). The RHS Dictionary of Gardening II. Oxford Univ. Press

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    International Legume Database and Information Service
    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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