EPPO Global Database

Malcolmia maritima(MAMMA)

Code created in: 2002-02-15

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MAMMA
  • Preferred name: Malcolmia maritima
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) R. Brown


Mediterranean. Widely cultivated as an ornamental, and frequently occurring as a casual. In these circumstances, it is difficult to determine exactly where the species is native, and available sources are not consistent

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cheiranthus maritimus Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
maritime malcolmia English
Virginia stock English
Meerstrandmalkolmie German
giroflée de Mahon French
julienne de Mahon French
malcolmie maritime French
malcolmia maritima Italian
zeeviolier Dutch
малькольмия морская Russian
хейрантус морской Russian
malkolmia nadmorska Polish
irigység szegecsfű Hungarian
malkolmë Albanian
malcólmia marítima Catalan
primorska ljubovka Croatian
večernička přímořská Czech
martoppur Icelandic
malkolmia prímorská Slovak