EPPO Global Database

Sibiraea laevigata(SBIAL)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SBIAL
  • Preferred name: Sibiraea laevigata
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Maximowicz


Balkans (northwest), Siberia, China. Cultivated as an ornamental shrub and naturalized in several European countries. The native European plants (once named S. croatica) are indistinguishable from the main populations of the species in remote Central Asia

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Sibiraea altaiensis (Laxmann) Schneider
Sibiraea croatica Degen
Spiraea altaiensis Laxmann

Common names
Name Language
Blauspiere German
tross-spiraea Dutch
сибирка алтайская Russian
sibiræa Danish
xiān bēi huā Chinese
鲜卑花 Chinese
sibireja Croatian