The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Pogostemon

The genus Pogostemon is in the family Lamiaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Pogostemon

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Pogostemon amaranthoides Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon andersonii (Prain) Panigrahi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon aquaticus (C.H.Wright) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon atropurpureus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon auricularius (L.) Hassk. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon barbatus Bhoti & Ingr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon benghalensis (Burm.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon brachystachyus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon brevicorollus Y.Z.Sun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon cablin (Blanco) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon championii Prain Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon chinensis C.Y.Wu & Y.C.Huang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon crassicaulis (Benth.) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon cristatus Hassk. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon cruciatus (Benth.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon dasianus A.B.De & Mukerjee Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon deccanensis (Panigrahi) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon dielsianus Dunn Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon elatispicatus Bhoti & Ingr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon elsholtzioides Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon erectus (Dalzell) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon esquirolii (H.Lév.) C.Y.Wu & Y.C.Huang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon falcatus (C.Y.Wu) C.Y.Wu & H.W.Li Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon formosanus Oliv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon fraternus Miq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon gardneri Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon glaber Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon glabratus Chermsir. ex Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon globulosus Phuong ex Suddee & A.J.Paton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon gracilis Hassk. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon griffithii Prain Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon hedgei V.S.Kumar & B.D.Sharma Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon helferi (Hook.f.) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon heyneanus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon hirsutus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon hispidocalyx C.Y.Wu & Y.C.Huang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon hispidus (Benth.) Prain Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon hortensis Backer ex K.Heyne Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon hortensis Backer ex Adelb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon ianthinus H.Lév. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon kachinensis (Mukerjee) Panigrahi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon koehneanus (Muschl.) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon lavandulispica H.Lév. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon linearis (Benth.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon litigiosus Doan ex Suddee & A.J.Paton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon longifolius F.Muell. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon lythroides (Diels) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon macgregorii W.W.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon manipurensis V.S.Kumar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon membranaceus Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon menthoides Blume Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon micangensis G.Taylor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon mollis Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon mutamba (Hiern) G.Taylor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon myosuroides (Roth) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon nelsonii Doan ex Suddee & A.J.Paton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon nepetoides Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon nigrescens Dunn Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon nilagiricus Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon paludosus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon paniculatus (Willd.) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon parviflorus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon peethapushpum Pradeep Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon peguanus (Prain) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon pentagonus (C.B.Clarke ex Hook.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon petiolaris Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon philippinensis S.Moore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon plectrantoides Desf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon pressii Panigrahi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon pubescens Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon pumilus (Graham) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon purpurascens Dalzell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon quadrifolius (Benth.) F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon raghavendranii R.Murugan & Livingst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon reflexus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon reticulatus Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon rogersii N.E.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon rotundatus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon rugosus (Hook.f.) El Gazzar & L.Watson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon rupestris Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon salicifolius (Dalzell ex Hook.f.) El Gazzar & L.Watson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon sampsonii (Hance) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon septentrionalis C.Y.Wu & Y.C.Huang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon speciosus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon stellatus (Lour.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon stocksii (Hook.f.) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon strigosus (Benth.) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon szemaoensis (C.Y.Wu & S.J.Hsuan) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon tisserantii (Pellegr.) Bhoti & Ingr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon travancoricus Bedd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon trinervis Chermsir. ex Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon tuberculosus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon velatus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon vestitus Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon villosus (Roxb.) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon wattii C.B.Clarke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon wightii Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon williamsii Elmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon xanthiifolius C.Y.Wu & Y.C.Huang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pogostemon xanthiiphyllus C.Y. Wu & Y.C. Huang Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Pogostemon yatabeanus (Makino) Press Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 237 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Pogostemon. Of these 94 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 21 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Pogostemon. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 237 species names for the genus Pogostemon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 94 39.7%
Synonym 136 57.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 3.0%

All names

The status of the 258 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Pogostemon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 94 36.4%
Synonym 157 60.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 2.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 237 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Pogostemon, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 94 133 0 0 227 95.8%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 0.8%
Low confidence 0 1 0 7 8 3.4%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Pogostemon is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 1 0 3 1.3%
WCSP 94 134 0 6 0 234 98.7%