1. Family: Caprifoliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Valeriana L.
      1. Valeriana officinalis L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Krym, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Greece, Illinois, Vermont, Yukon

    Valeriana officinalis L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Duthie, J.F. [12603], India K000762852 paratype
    Heimerl, A. [3444], Austria K000762786
    Clarke, C.B. [27193], India K000762850 isotype
    Clarke, C.B. [27193], India K000762851 isotype
    Elfving, F. [963], Finland K000762787
    Nov 1, 1938 Scheutz, N.I. [s.n.], Sweden Valeriana baltica K000762767

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 31 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Gilman, A.V. (2015). New flora of Vermont Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 110: 1-614.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2011). Cucurbitaceae through Valerianaceae with Annonaceae and Berberidaceae Flora of China 19: 1-884. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Bennett, B.A., Catling, P.M., Cody, W.J. & Argus, G.W. (2010). New records of vascular plants in the Yukon territory VIII Canadian Field-Naturalist 124: 1-27.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1976). Flora Europaea 4: 1-505. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Gilman, A.V. (2015). New flora of Vermont Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 110: 1-614.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Bennett, B.A., Catling, P.M., Cody, W.J. & Argus, G.W. (2010). New records of vascular plants in the Yukon territory VIII Canadian Field-Naturalist 124: 1-27.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1976). Flora Europaea 4: 1-505. Cambridge University Press.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    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/
    © 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 2018. 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