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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Europe to W. Siberia and Iran.

Native to:

Albania, Altay, Austria, Baleares, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Corse, Czechoslovakia, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Netherlands, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Palestine, Poland, Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, South European Russi, Spain, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, West Siberia, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Algeria, Argentina Northeast, Baltic States, Brazil West-Central, China North-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colorado, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Finland, Haiti, Illinois, Ireland, Kentucky, Kirgizstan, Korea, Manchuria, New Mexico, New York, Norway, Primorye, Sweden, Taiwan, Vermont, Vietnam, Xinjiang

Symphytum Tourn. ex L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 8, 2011 Rico, L. [2253], Syria K000764197
Rico, L. [1706], Armenia K000297237

First published in Sp. Pl.: 136 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.

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.

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