EPPO Global Database

Silene latifolia(SILLT)

Overview
Code created in: 1999-08-12

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SILLT
  • Preferred name: Silene latifolia
  • Authority: Poiret

Notes

Southern Europe (see also S. latifolia subsp. alba). Many authors do not distinguish subspecies of S. latifolia. The common names given here refer only to subsp. latifolia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lychnis divaricata Reichenbach
Lychnis macrocarpa Boissier & Reuter
Lychnis vespertina Sibthorp
Melandrium boissieri Shishkin
Melandrium macrocarpum (Boissier & Reuter) Willkomm
Silene alba subsp. divaricata (Reichenbach) Walters
Silene latifolia subsp. latifolia Poiret

Common names
Name Language
lychnis à gros fruits French
silène à feuilles larges French
assobios Portuguese
смолёвка широколистная Russian
gıcıgıcı Turkish
fehér mécsvirág Hungarian
golesak Croatian
silenka širolistá Czech
σιληνή φυσκώδης Greek
coireán bán Irish
opaiță albă Romanian
silenka širokolistá Slovak
куколиця буасьє Ukrainian