EPPO Global Database

Alyssum simplex(AYSMI)

Code created in: 2004-04-29

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AYSMI
  • Preferred name: Alyssum simplex
  • Authority: Rudolph


Western and southeast Mediterranean, eastern Europe, Caucasus

Some confusion arises concerning the name Alyssum campestre, which is no longer a preferred name. It is a synonym of A. alyssoides (q.v.), not of A. simplex, despite the fact that some common names of  A. simplex would be more appropriate for a plant called A. campestre

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Other scientific names
Name Authority
Alyssum campestre (Linnaeus) Linnaeus
Alyssum minus Rothmaler

Common names
Name Language
alyssum English
field alison English
field alyssum English
Ackersteinkraut German
Ackersteinkresse German
einfache Steinkresse German
alysson French
alysson champêtre French
alysson des champs French
alysson nain French
alysson simple French
aliso simple Spanish
hierba de la rabia Spanish
alisso campestre Italian
бурачок мелкоцветковый Russian
бурачок простой Russian
alison matzui Hebrew
אָלִיסוֹן מָצוּי Hebrew
sericë Albanian
дребен игловръх Bulgarian
дребноцветен игловръх Bulgarian
albiță parvifloră Romanian
бурачок дрібноквітковий Ukrainian