EPPO Global Database

Silene latifolia(SILLT)

Overview
Last modification: 1999-08-12

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

Notes

Southern Europe (see S. latifolia subsp. alba). Many authors do not distinguish this subspecies. The common names given to subsp. alba are equally applicable to subsp. 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 macrocarpum (Boissier & Reuter) Willkomm
Silene alba subsp. divaricata (Reichenbach) Walters
Silene latifolia subsp. latifolia Poiret

Common names
Name Language
silenka širolistá Czech
lychnis à gros fruits French
silène à feuilles larges French
golesak Croatian
fehér mécsvirág Hungarian
смолёвка широколистная Russian
silenka širokolistá Slovak
gıcıgıcı Turkish