Taxon: Glebionis segetum (L.) Fourr.

Genus: Glebionis
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Anthemideae
Subtribe: Glebionidinae
Nomen number: 417418
Place of publication: Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon sér. 2, 17:90. 1869
Link to protologue:
Comment: Glebionis, as treated here, is equivalent to Chrysanthemum before its conservation in the sense of Dendranthema
Name Verified on: 02-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)


Common names:

  • corn chrysanthemum  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • corn-marigold  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • chrysanthème des moissons  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • marguerite dorée  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • Saatwucherblume  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • malmequer  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Portuguese
  • corona de Rey  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • gullkrage  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • nan tong hao  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Chrysanthemum segetum; Hortus 3, as Chrysanthemum segetum)
  • Human food: vegetable (may form part of tangho vegetable complex fide Pl Res SEAs 8:14. 1993, as Chrysanthemum segetum)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968, as Chrysanthemum segetum)

Distributional Range:


    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Libya (n.), Morocco, Tunisia

    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey (s.w.)

    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily)
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Spain (incl. Baleares)

    Cultivated (widely cult.)


    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania


    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores, Madeira Islands]
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga, Western Cape]

    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales]
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]

    Southern America


  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency) 2092.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  9. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Glebionis segetum (L.) Fourr. :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 22 April 2018.