EPPO Global Database

Paeonia mascula(PAOMA)

Last modification: 2014-12-10

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PAOMA
  • Preferred name: Paeonia mascula
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Miller


Mediterranean (except south), western Asia. Cultivated as an ornamental and escaped in some European countries. The nominate subspecies is widely distributed

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Paeonia corallina Retzius
Paeonia mascula subsp. mascula (Linnaeus) Miller
Paeonia officinalis var. mascula Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
розов божур Bulgarian
самовилски божур Bulgarian
peònia baleàrica Catalan
coral peony English
pivoine coralline French
pivoine mâle French
admonit hachoresh Hebrew
אַדְמוֹנִית הַחֹרֶשׁ Hebrew
planinski božur Croatian
peonia maschio Italian
pioen Dutch
piwonia koralowa Polish
пион мужской Russian
пион розовый Russian
velelistna potonika Slovene
bozhure Albanian
ayıgülü Turkish