EPPO Global Database

Celosia argentea(CEOAR)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-07

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CEOAR
  • Preferred name: Celosia argentea
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Tropical Africa. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in southern Europe, Western Asia, Indian subcontinent,  China, Japan, Korea, southeast Asia, North and Central America, Caribbean, South America, Australia

WSSA list of weeds in North America



Other scientific names
Name Authority
Celosia argentea var. cristata (Linnaeus) Kuntze
Celosia cristata Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
celosia English
cock's-comb English
crimson cockscomb English
Jesus' plant English
Lagos spinach English
quail grass English
silver and red foxtail English
silvery celosia English
silvery cock's-comb English
wool flower English
Hahnenkamm German
Silberhahnenkamm German
silbriger Brandschopf German
célosie argentée French
célosie laineuse French
crête de coq French
grande immortelle French
gran margrit French
krèt kok French
albahaca plateada Spanish
cresta de gallo Spanish
mirabel Spanish
celosia immortal Italian
fior di velluto Italian
sciamito cresta-di-gallo Italian
hanekam Dutch
crista-de-galo Portuguese
crista-plumosa Portuguese
celosia Swedish
tuppkam Swedish
ケイトウ Japanese
ノゲイトウ Japanese
keitô Japanese
nogeito Japanese
nogeitô Japanese
петуший гребешок Russian
целозия гребенчатая Russian
целозия серебристая Russian
целозия серебристая Russian
hanekam Danish
sølvamarant Norwegian
kukonharja Finnish
celozja srebrzysta Polish
ezüst celózia Hungarian
lafshë gjeli Albanian
qīng xiāng Chinese
青葙 Chinese
celosia Croatian
nevadlec hřebenitý Czech
맨드라미 Korean
개맨드라미 Korean
gae maen deu ra mi Korean
maen deu ra mi Korean
plamenník striebristý Slovak
целозія гребінчаста Ukrainian