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