1. Family: Fabaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Cercis L.
      1. Cercis canadensis L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & E. U.S.A. to E. Mexico.

    [ILDIS]

    International Legume Database and Information Service

    Conservation
    Not Threatened
    Habit
    Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub/Tree
    Vernacular
    Bagryannik Kanadski, Eastern Redbud, Judas Tree, Redbud, Tzertzis Kanadski

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Masachusettes, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia

    Introduced into:

    Transcaucasus, Ukraine

    Cercis canadensis L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1991 Tenorio L., P. [11353], Mexico K000297365
    Hinton, G.B. [17051], Mexico K000119691

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 374 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • 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.
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • 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.
    • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    International Legume Database and Information Service
    • Isely, D. (1998). Native & naturalized Leg. of the USA. Brigham Young Univ. Utah
    • Roskov, Yu. R. (1997). Editing data for CD publication.
    • Gleason, H. A. & Cronquist, A. (1992). Manual of Vasc. Pl. of N. E. U. S. & Adjacent Canada (ed. 2)
    • Isely, D. (1990). Leguminosae, Vascular Flora S. E. U. S. A. 3(2) 1-258
    • Barneby, R. C. (1989). Fabales. In: A. Cronquist et al. Intermountain Fl. 3B:1-20, 27-27
    • Horn, P. E. (1988). Herbarium References
    • Yakovlev, G. P. (1987). In: Flora Partis Europaeae URSS, Vol. 6. Leningrad. (Rus)
    • Great Plains Flora Association (1986). Flora of the Great Plains, vii. Univ. Press Kansas, 1392pp
    • Voss, E. G. (1985). Bull. Cranbrook Inst. Sci. 59. Michigan Flora. Part II
    • Scoggan, H. J. (1978). Fl. Canada Part 3. National Museums of Canada, Ottawa
    • Terrell, E. E. (1977). Checklist of Names for 3, 000 Vas. Pl... Agric. Handbook No. 505
    • Isely, D. (1975). Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(2) :1-228 Legum. of the U. S. : II.
    • Correll, D. S. & Johnston, M. C. (1970). Man. Vasc. Pl. Texas. Texas Res. Found., Renner 1881pp.
    • Gleason, H. A. (1968). Ill. Fl. Northern U. S. (Ed. 3). Vol. 2. Hafner Pub. Co. 655pp
    • Radford, A. E. er al. (1968). Man. of Vasc. Fl. of the Carolinas Fabaceae 569-645
    • Steyermark, J. A. (1963). Flora of Missouri 1725pp The Iowa State Univ Press Ames

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    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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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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