Sorting Hyacinthoides names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :


Hyacinthoides hispanica (Mill.) Rothm. -> Hyacinthoides non-scripta (L.) Chouard ex Rothm. subsp. hispanica (Miller) Kerguélen

Hyacinthoides italica (L.) Rothm.

SYNONYM(S) : Endymion italicus Chouard, Scilla italica L., Scilla byzantina Poiret, Scilla bertolonii Duby, Scilla purpurea Miller

CHINESE : Yi da li mian zao er (as Scilla italica).

DANISH : Italiensk skilla.

ENGLISH : Italian squill.

GERMAN : Italianische Meerzwiebel.


Hyacinthoides non-scripta (L.) Chouard ex Rothm.

SYNONYM(S) : Agraphis nutans Link., Campanula rotundifolia xxxx, Endymion non-scriptus Garcke, Hyacinthus non-scriptus L., Scilla non-scripta (L.) Hoffmanns. & Link, Scilla nutans Sm.

CHINESE : Ying guo lan zhong hua.

ENGLISH : Bluebell, Calverkeys, Culverkeys, English bluebell, Harebell (as Endymion nonscriptus), Nodding squill, Wood bells, Wood-hyacinth (as Scilla nonscripta), Wild hyacinth.

FRENCH : Jacinthe sauvage, Jacinthe des bois.

SPANISH : Jacinto.

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (L.) Chouard ex Rothm. (Hispanica Group)

ENGLISH : Cultivated Spanish squill.

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (L.) Chouard ex Rothm. subsp. hispanica (Miller) Kerguélen

SYNONYM(S) : Endymion campanulatus Parl., Endymion hispanicus (Mill.) Chouard, Endymion patulus (DC.) Dum., Hyacinthoides hispanica (Mill.) Rothm., Hyacinthoides racemosa Medik., Scilla campanulata Aiton, Scilla hispanica Mill.

CHINESE : Xi ban ya lan zhong hua.

ENGLISH : Cultivated Spanish squill, Spanish squill, Spanish bluebell (as Scilla hispanica).

FRENCH : Scille d'Espagne cultivée.

SPANISH : Escila.

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (L.) Chouard ex Rothm. subsp. non-scripta

SYNONYM(S) : Scilla nutans Sm.

ENGLISH : Bluebell, English bluebell.

General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < >.

IPNI, 2002, International Plant Name Index. < >.

Kerguélen Michel, 1999, Index Synonymique de la Flore de France. INRA (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique). < >.

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

USDA, ARS, 2002, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (24 May 2002).

Wang Zongxun et al. 1996, A New Latin, Chinese, English Botanical Nomenclature. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany. Aviation Industry Publisher, Beijing.

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.


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