Taxon: Silene coronaria (L.) Clairv.

 
Genus: Silene
Family: Caryophyllaceae
  Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
      Tribe: Sileneae
Nomen number: 407951
Place of publication: Man. herbor. Suisse 145. 1811
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Jan-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Lychnis coronaria; Eur Gard F, as Lychnis coronaria)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan
    • Middle Asia: Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Uzbekistan
    • Western Asia: Iran; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Hungary; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • 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 - New Brunswick, - Nova Scotia, - Ontario, - Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Missouri, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Idaho, - Oregon, - Washington
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Arkansas, - Louisiana, - Maryland, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Virginia
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, - Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia

  • Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Greuter, W. 1995. Silene in Greece: a subgeneric and sectional classification (Taxon) 44:556.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. 1972- (Atlas Eur)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Strid, A. & K. Tan, eds. Flora hellenica. 1997- (F Hellenica)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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