EPPO Global Database

Centaurea jacea(CENJA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-07

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CENJA
  • Preferred name: Centaurea jacea
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Europe, Caucasus, North Africa. Introduced into Siberia, Russian Far East. Introduced into North America

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Centaurea amara Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
ливадна метличина Bulgarian
ascardot Catalan
caps blaus Catalan
centàurea jàcea Catalan
chrpa luční Czech
almindelig knopurt Danish
gemeine Flockenblume German
gewöhnliche Flockenblume German
schmalblättrige Flockenblume German
Wiesenflockenblume German
κενταύρια Greek
brown knapweed English
brown-rayed knapweed English
brown-scale knapweed English
French hardheads English
meadow knapweed English
alazor silvestre Spanish
cártamo silvestre Spanish
escoba blanca Spanish
escoba hiesquera Spanish
escoba negra Spanish
escobera Spanish
hierba de los burros Spanish
hierba ojera Spanish
hierba rosa Spanish
jácea Spanish
jácea de los prados Spanish
liebrecilla Spanish
arujumikas Estonian
ahdekaunokki Finnish
centaurée amère French
centaurée jacée French
jacée des prés French
tête-de-moineau French
livadna zečina Croatian
réti imola Hungarian
cardo silvestre Italian
centaurea comune Italian
centaurea silvestre Italian
erba amara Italian
erba della ferita Italian
fiordaliso stoppione Italian
giacea Italian
jacea maggiore Italian
steccioni Italian
pakrūmine bajorė Lithuanian
pļavas dzelzene Latvian
echt knoopkruid Dutch
knoopkruid Dutch
vanleg knuppurt Norwegian
chaber łąkowy Polish
jaca Portuguese
albestriță de luncă Romanian
василёк луговой Russian
krupina lúčna Slovak
navadni glavinec Slovene
kokoçel Albanian
kokoçeli i livadhit Albanian
perenik i livadheve Albanian
ливадски различак Serbian
rödklint Swedish
serçebaşı Turkish
волошка лучна Ukrainian