Genus: Baccharis

Baccharis halimifolia
Baccharis halimifolia   L.  -  Groundsel-tree

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Taken at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, NY, 1999.

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 Baccharis L., Sp. Pl. 860. 1753. Gen. Pl. 370. 1754, nom. cons. TYPE: Baccharis halimifolia L. typ. cons.



List of Baccharis Species

References to Baccharis

  • Anonymous 1871. Baccharis halimifolia. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 2: 7.
  • Bicknell, E. P. 1917. Baccharis halimifolia. Addisonia 2: 29-30.
  • Crawford, E. R.; Young, D. R. 1998. Spatial/temporal variations in shrub thicket soil seed banks on an Atlantic coast barrier island. Amer. J. Bot. 85: 1739-1744.
  • Estes, D. 2004. Noteworthy collections: Middle Tennessee. Castanea 69: 69-74.
  • Heering, W. 1899. Uber die Assimilationsorgane der Gattung baccharis. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 27: 446-84. (In German)
  • Hellwig, F. 1989. (953) Proposal to conserve 8933 Baccharis L. (Asteraceae) with a conserved type. Taxon 38: 513-5.
  • Jackson, J. D. 1972. The evolution of functional dioecism in the genus Baccharis (Compositae). Brittonia 24(2): 121. (Abstract)
  • Krischik, V. A.; Denno, R. F. 1990. Differences in environmental response between the sexes of the dioecious shrub, Baccharis halimifolia (Compositae). Oecologia 83: 176-81.
  • Krischik, V. A.; Denno, R. F. 1990. Patterns of growth, reproduction, defense and herbivory in the dioecious shrub, Baccharis halimifolia (Compositae). Oecologia 83: 182-90.
  • Nesom, G. L. 1990. Infrageneric taxonomy of North and Central American Baccharis (Asteraceae:Astereae). Phytologia 69(1): 40-6.
  • Stalter, R. 1979. The weeds of Long Island II. The Compositae. Proc. Northeast. Weed Sci. Soc. 33: 90-3.
  • Tolliver, K. S.; Martin, D. W.; Young, D. R. 1997. Freshwater and saltwater flooding response for woody species common to barrier island swales. Wetlands 17: 10-8.
  • Tolliver, K.; Young, D. R. 1996. Biotic mechanisms influencing seedling establishment during primary succession on a Virginia barrier island. ()
  • Van Deelen, T. R. 1991. Baccharis halimifolia. ()
  • Westman, W. E.; Panetta, P. D.; Stanley, T. D. 1975. Ecological studies on reproduction and establishment of the woody weed, groundsel bush (Baccharis halimifolia L.: Asteraceae). Australian J. Agric. Res. 26: 855-70.
  • Young, D. R.; Erickson, D. L.; Semones, S. W. 1994. Salinity and the small-scale distribution of three barrier island shrubs. Canad. J. Bot. 72(9): 1365-72.