Taxon: Campanula trachelium L.

Genus: Campanula
Family: Campanulaceae
Subfamily: Campanuloideae
Nomen number: 316101
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:166. 1753
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Dec-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Oct-2007
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Campanula Gard Guide)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Algeria ; Morocco ; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Western Siberia Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Iran ; Lebanon ; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus ; Estonia ; Latvia ; Lithuania ; Moldova ; Russian Federation-European part European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria ; Belgium ; Czech Republic ; Germany ; Hungary ; Netherlands ; Poland ; Slovakia ; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark ; Finland ; Ireland ; Norway ; Sweden ; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania ; Bosnia and Herzegovina ; Bulgaria ; Croatia ; Greece ; Italy ; Macedonia ; Montenegro ; Romania ; Serbia ; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Spain

  • Naturalized

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada Ontario, Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont
    • Western Canada: Canada Manitoba

  • Cultivated


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