EPPO Global Database

Populus alba(POPAL)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-03-02

Basic information
  • EPPO code: POPAL
  • Preferred name: Populus alba
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Euromediterranean region (central and southern),  Central Asia, China. Introduced and planted as an ornamental tree elsewhere, including northern Europe, SIberia, Russian Far East, Japan, Korea, southern Africa, North and South America

WSSA list of weeds in North America
Introduced and invasive in Central Russia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Populus bolleana Lauche
Populus nivea Wesmael

Common names
Name Language
abele English
silver-leaved poplar English
white poplar English
Silberpappel German
Weißpappel German
aube French
blanc de Hollande French
bouillard French
fran picard French
peuplier argenté French
peuplier blanc French
peuplier de Hollande French
piboule French
ypréau French
álamo alvar Spanish
álamo blanco Spanish
álamo blanquillo Spanish
álamo plateado Spanish
chopo blanco Spanish
peralejo Spanish
pobo Spanish
gattice Italian
pioppo bianco Italian
witte abeel Dutch
álamo-alvar Portuguese
álamo-branco Portuguese
amieiro-branco Portuguese
choupo-branco Portuguese
faia-branca Portuguese
silverpoppel Swedish
тополь белый Russian
sølv-poppel Danish
sølvpoppel Norwegian
hopeapoppeli Finnish
ak kavak Turkish
bialodrzew Polish
topola biała Polish
fehér nyár Hungarian
plep Albanian
бяла топола Bulgarian
кавак Bulgarian
àlber Catalan
yín bái yáng Chinese
银白杨 Chinese
trepelj Croatian
linda Czech
topol bílý Czech
hõbehaab Estonian
αγριόλευκα Greek
ασπρόλευκα Greek
λευκή Greek
λεύκη λεύκη Greek
baltā apse Latvian
baltoji tuopa Lithuanian
plop alb Romanian
бела топола Serbian
topoľ biely Slovak
beli topol Slovene
тополя біла Ukrainian
тополя болле Ukrainian