EPPO Global Database

Pulsatilla alba(PUSAB)

Code created in: 2014-12-10

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PUSAB
  • Preferred name: Pulsatilla alba
  • Authority: Reichenbach


Mountains of central Europe. There is disagreement about the identity of this species, and also about its range. Flora Alpina places it only in Austria, while other Floras give it a wider range in central Europe, with even an outlier in the Pyrenees

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Anemone scherfelii Ullepitsch
Pulsatilla alpina subsp. alpicola Neumayer
Pulsatilla alpina subsp. austriaca Aichele & Schwegler
Pulsatilla scherfelii (Ullepitsch) Skalicky

Common names
Name Language
white pasqueflower English
österreiche Alpen-Küchenschelle German
anemone austriaca Italian
прострел белый Russian
прострел Шерфеля Russian
sasanka alpejska Polish
sasa Croatian
dedițel alb Romanian
beli kosmatinec Slovene
сон білий Ukrainian