Nerium oleander

Family:APOCYNACEAE
Species:Nerium oleander L.
Common Name:OLEANDER
Plant Notes:**
Status:Not Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyAPOCYNACEAE
Genus Nerium
Species Nerium oleander L. - OLEANDER

Citation

Citation NERIUM OLEANDER Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 209. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (holotype: LINN 300.1). Lectotypified by Markgraf, in L. B. Smith, Fl. Ilus. Catarin., Apoc. 78. 1968.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Collier FTG  
Duval NY  
Escambia FSU  
Franklin FSU  
Hillsborough USF  
Lee USF  
Miami-Dade NY  
Monroe Keys USF  
Orange FLAS  
Pasco USF  
Polk NY  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Nerium floridum Nerium floridum Salisbury, Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 147. 1796, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Nerium oleander Linnaeus 1753. 
Nerium lauriforme Nerium lauriforme Lamarck, Fl. Franc. 2: 299. 1779 ("1778"), nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Nerium oleander Linnaeus 1753. 
Nerium oleander var. roseum Nerium oleander Linnaeus, var. roseum Stokes, Bot. Mat. Med. 1: 498. 1812, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Nerium oleander Linnaeus 1753. 
Nerium flavescens Nerium flavescens Di Spino ex Roemer & Schultes, Syst. Veg. 4: 410. 1819.  
Nerium indicum Nerium indicum Miller, Gard. Dict., ed. 8. 1768. TYPE: INDIA: Without data (holotype: BM).
Nerium indicum subsp. kotschyi Nerium indicum Miller, subsp. kotschyi (Boissier) Rechinger f., Fl. Iran. 103: 3. 1974.BASIONYM: Nerium kotschyi Boissier 1846. 
Nerium kotschyi Nerium kotschyi Boissier, Diagn. Pl. Orient. 1(7): 21. 1846. TYPE: IRAN: Kuh-Delu, s.d., Kotschy 558 (holotype: G; isotypes: BM, BP, C, FI, FI-W, K, P, UPS, W, WAG).
Nerium latifolium Nerium latifolium Miller, Gard. Dict., ed. 8. 1768. TYPE: Without data, Herb. Miller s.n. (holotype: BM).
Nerium mascatense Nerium mascatense Alph. de Candolle, in de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 421. 1844. TYPE: OMAN: Masqat, s.d., Aucher-Eloy 4925 (holotype: G-DC; isotypes: BM, FI, FI-W, K, P).
Nerium odoratum Nerium odoratum Lamarck, Encycl. 3: 456. 1792, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Nerium odorum Aiton 1789. 
Nerium odorum Nerium odorum Salisbury, Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 147. 1796, nom. illegit. et non Solander 1789.BASIONYM: Nerium latifolium Miller 1768. 
Nerium odorum Nerium odorum Aiton, Hort. Kew. 1: 297. 1789. TYPE: INDIA: Kerala: Malabar, without data (lectotype: Rheede, Hort. Malab. 9: t. 2. 1689). Lectotypified by Leeuwenberg, Meded. Landbouwhoogeschool 83(7): 57. 1983.
Nerium odorum var. kotschyi Nerium odorum Aiton, var. kotschyi (Boissier) Boissier, Fl. Orient. 4: 48. 1875.BASIONYM: Nerium kotschyi Boissier 1846. 
Nerium oleander subsp. kurdicum Nerium oleander Linnaeus, subsp. kurdicum Rechinger f., Fl. Iran. 103: 2. 1974. TYPE: YUGOSLAVIA: Dalmatia: Without locality, s.d., Rechinger 12141 (holotype: W).
Nerium oleander var. indicum Nerium oleander Linnaeus, var. indicum (Miller) O. Degener & Greenwell, Fl. Hawaii 1: Fam. 305. 1952.BASIONYM: Nerium indicum Miller 1768. 
Nerium splendens Nerium splendens Paxton, Paxton's Mag. Bot. 3: 73. 1837.  
Nerium thyrsiflorum Nerium thyrsiflorum Paxton, Paxton's Mag. Bot. 3: 73. 1837. TYPE: Without data (lectotype: Paxton, Paxton's Mag. Bot. 3: 73, plate. 1837). Lectotypified by Leeuwenberg, Meded. Landbouwhoogeschool 83(7): 57. 1983.
Nerium verecundum Nerium verecundum Salisbury, Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 147. 1796, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Nerium odorum Aiton 1789.