Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Ophiopogon japonicus
Convallariaceae Horan.
Ophiopogon japonicus (L.f.) Ker Gawl. , legitimate, scientific
Ker Gawler, J.B. in Sims, J. (1 November 1807), Botanical Magazine 27: t. 1063 [comb. nov.]
basionym: Convallaria japonica L.f. legitimate
Bailey, F.M. (1884), Contributions to the Queensland Flora. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland 1(1): 13 BHL [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 542 [secondary reference]
Jessop, J.P. (1979), Liliaceae. Flora Malesiana Series I 9(1): 227, Fig. 16 [secondary reference]
Clifford, H.T. in George, A.S. (ed.) (1987), Liliaceae. Flora of Australia 45: 156 [secondary reference]
  • Text: "... are often cultivated as ornamentals and may persist in abandoned gardens."
CHAH (7 July 2021), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Convallaria japonica L.f. legitimate
  • APC Comment: An Asian taxon, recorded by various authors, but not known to occur in Australia.