Ginkgo L.
  • Mant. Pl. 2: 313. 1771.
  • Ginkgo [Chinese yin, silver, and hing, apricot, in reference to appearance of the seed]


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Ginkgo L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000015665. Accessed on: 16 Oct 2021'

General Information

Morphological characters and geographical distribution are the same as those of the family.

  • Provided by: [A].Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    • Source: [
    • 1
    • ]. 

    Leaf blades broader than long. Pollen cones lax, elongate. Ovules often abscising before fertilization. Seeds 1--2 per peduncle.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Included Species

    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Ginkgo [Chinese yin, silver, and hing, apricot, in reference to appearance of the seed]

     Information From

    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
    Ginkgoaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).