Genus: Limonium

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Last Modified 04/03/2013

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Limonium Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. 1754.

List of Limonium Species

References to Limonium

  • Baker, H. G. 1966. The evolution, functioning and breakdown of heteromorphic incompatibility systems. I. The Plumbaginaceae. Evolution 20: 349-368.
  • Baltzer, J. L. 2002. The impact of flower harvesting on seedling recruitment in sea lavender (Limonium carolinianum, Plumbaginaceae). Rhodora 104: 280-295.
  • Bertness, M. D.; Gough, L.; Shumway, S. W. 1992. Salt tolerances and the distribution of fugitive salt marsh plants. Ecology 73: 1842-51.
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee. 2005. Flora of North America. Volume 5. Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae, part 2. Oxford Univ. Press, New York. , 656 pages. (ISBN 0195222113)
  • Hamilton, M. B. 1997. Genetic fingerprint-Inferred population subdivision and spatial genetic tests for isolation by distance and adaptation in the coastal plant Limonium carolinianum.
  • Lledo, M. D. 2005. Molecular phylogenetics of Limonium and related genera (Plumbaginaceae): Biogeographical and systematic implications. Amer. J. Bot. 92: 1189-1198.
  • Luteyn, J. L. 1976. Revision of Limonium (Plumbaginaceae) in eastern North America. Brittonia 28: 303-317.
  • Rand, T. A. 2000. Seed dispersal, habitat suitability and the distribution of halophytes across a salt marsh tidal gradient. J. Ecol. 88: 608-621.
  • Richards, C. L. 2005. Habitat range and phenotypic variation in salt marsh plants. Plant Ecology 176: 263-273.
  • Shumway, S. W.; Bertness, M. D. 1992. Salt stress limitation of seedling recruitment in a salt marsh plant community. Oecologia 92: 490-7.