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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Lilac vulgaris var. purpurea (Weston) Jacques & Hérincq, Man. Gén. Pl. 3: 54 (1857).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Syringa vulgaris L., Sp. Pl.: 9 (1753).
Family: Oleaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Syringa vulgaris var. purpurea Weston, Bot. Univ. 1: 289 (1770).

Syringa lilac var. purpurea (Weston) Thouin, Ann. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 20: 145 (1813).

Syringa vulgaris f. purpurea (Weston) Schelle in L.Beissner, E.Schelle & H.Zabel, Handb. Laubholzben.: 413 (1903).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts