Rhodiola rosea L.

, Sp. Pl. 2: 1035 (1753).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:315148-2
Publication
Species Plantarum
Collation
2: 1035
Date of Publication
1 May 1753
Family as entered in IPNI
Crassulaceae

Type Information

Type Herbaria
lectotype LINN (Herb. Linn. No. 1186.1)
Chosen By
Ohba Regnum Veg. 127: 81. 1993
Type Specimen Note
Habitat in Alpibus Lapponiae, Austriae, Helvetiae, Britanniae.

Remarks

Linnaeus used the epithet Rosea as a feminine noun (does not decline with the gender of the genus).

Links

Replaced synonym of
Rhodiola odora Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 308 (1796), nom. illeg.