EPPO Global Database

Silene gallica(SILGA)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-02-14

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SILGA
  • Preferred name: Silene gallica
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Europe, Mediterranean, Macaronesia. Cultivated as an ornamental and naturalized in other European countries. Introduced in eastern and southern Afria, North and South America

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Silene anglica Linnaeus
Silene gallica var. gallica Linnaeus
Silene gallica var. quinquevulnera (Linnaeus) Koch
Silene lusitanica Linnaeus
Silene quinquevulnera Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
English catchfly English (US)
five-wound catchfly English
French catchfly English (AU)
gunpowder weed English
small-flowered catchfly English (GB)
französisches Leimkraut German
cornillet à cinq gouttes de sang French
lychnis vulgaire French
lychnis vulnéraire French
silène à cinq blessures French
silène à cinq plaies French
silène de France French
calabacilla Spanish (AR)
carmelitilla Spanish
carmentilla Spanish
forastera Spanish
mazzettino Italian
silene gallica Italian
Franse silene Dutch
alfinetes-da-terra Portuguese (BR)
cabacinha Portuguese
erva-cabaceira Portuguese
erva-de-leite Portuguese
erva-mel Portuguese
erva-ovelha Portuguese
gorga Portuguese
nariz-de-zorra Portuguese
narriz-de-zorra Portuguese
åkerglim Swedish
franskglim Swedish
shirobana-mantema Japanese
シロバナマンテマ Japanese
смолёвка английская Russian
Fransk limurt Danish
fransk smelle Norwegian
ranskankohokki Finnish
serçe çiçeği Turkish
tzipparenit tzarefatit Hebrew
צִפָּרְנִית צָרְפָתִית Hebrew
lepnica francuska Polish
francia habszegfű Hungarian
klokëz Albanian
klokëza e Francës Albanian
галско плюскавиче Bulgarian
френско плюскавиче Bulgarian
silene gàl·lica Catalan
galska pušina Croatian
silenka francouzská Czech
silenka galská Czech
σιληνή γαλλική Greek
양장구채 Korean
yang jang gu chae Korean
silenka francúzska Slovak
francoska lepnica Slovene
смілка гальська Ukrainian