Silene alexandrina

Silene alexandrina


Source: Marhold, K. (2011+): Caryophyllaceae. – In: Euro+Med Plantbase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity.
Silene alexandrina (Asch.) Danin in Israel J. Bot. 36: 65. 1987
  • Silene apetala var. alexandrina Asch. in Ascherson & Schweinfurth, Ill. Fl. Égypte: 46. 1887


Cr Cy Eg Ir 

Euro+Med not endemic: Crete, with Karpathos nativeA; Cyprus nativeB; Egypt nativeB; Israel/Palestine nativeB,C

Common Names

Hebrew (Israel): צִפָּרְנִית אֲלֶכְּסַנְדְּרוֹנִיתD


A. Greuter, W. & Raus, T., Med-Checklist Notulae, 29 in Willdenowia 40: 189-204. 2010
B. Danin, A., Contributions to the flora of Israel and Sinai. I. Studies in the apopetalous genera Minuartia, Silene, Polygala and Sedum. in Israel journal of botany 36: 63-71. 1987
C. Feinbrun, N., Flora Palaestina 1. 1966 (as Silene apetala var. alexandrina Asch.)
D. Danin, A., Flora of Israel Online