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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Indo-China to New Zealand.
Leptospermum flavescens (Myrtaceae)

[FTEA]

Myrtaceae, B. Verdcourt, B.Sc., Ph.D.. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2001

Morphology General Habit
Several species of Leptospermum have been grown as ornaments and the names of some are not altogether clear
Note
The genus has been monographed by J. Thompson in Telopea 3: 301–448 (1989).

Native to:

Borneo, Chatham Is., Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norfolk Is., Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, South Australia, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Tasmania, Thailand, Victoria, Western Australia

Introduced into:

California, Cape Provinces, Great Britain, Hawaii, Kenya, St.Helena, Tristan da Cunha, Uganda

Leptospermum J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Australia 16204.000

First published in Char. Gen. Pl.: 71 (1776)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Char. Gen. Pl.: 71, t. 36 (1776).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
The Malesian Key Group (2010) Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China (Version 2.0, 28 Jul 2010) The Nationaal Herbarium Nederland Leiden and The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

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