Jamesia

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Credits

Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

Recommended citation
'Jamesia' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/jamesia/). Accessed 2021-12-02.

Family

  • Philadelphaceae

Species in genus

Glossary

family
A group of genera more closely related to each other than to genera in other families. Names of families are identified by the suffix ‘-aceae’ (e.g. Myrtaceae) with a few traditional exceptions (e.g. Leguminosae).

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Credits

Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

Recommended citation
'Jamesia' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/jamesia/). Accessed 2021-12-02.

A genus of a single species in western North America belonging to the same subdivision of the Philadelphus family as Carpentaria and Fendlera. It is named after Dr Edwin James, who first found it in 1820; he was then acting as botanist and historian to Major Long’s expedition to the Rocky Mountains.