Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
purple loosestrife Deniz Martinez, Go Botany: New England Wild Flower Society, IUCN Red List, Illinois Wildflowers, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), NatureServe resource, Plant Conservation Alliance, uBio Trusted
purple loosestrife or lythrum uBio Untrusted
purple lythrum Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted
Purple-loosestrife Michаel Frаnkis Trusted
rainbow weed Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted
spiked loosestrife Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted

Chinese

Name Sources Status
中型千屈菜 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
光千屈菜 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted
千屈菜 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted

Finnish

Name Sources Status
Rantakukka Kari Pihlaviita Trusted

French

Name Sources Status
Salicaire commune IUCN Red List Trusted
Salicaire commune, Salicaire pourpre Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Trusted

German

Name Sources Status
Blut-Weiderich B - Fachrichtung Baumschule - Gehölze, B - Fachrichtung Stauden - Stauden Trusted
Blutweiderich Pflanzen im und am Wasser, Feuchtzone, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Portuguese

Name Sources Status
Erva-carapau Valter Jacinto Trusted
Salgueirinha Valter Jacinto Trusted
Salicária Valter Jacinto Trusted

Romanian

Name Sources Status
călbăşoară uBio Unknown
răchitan uBio Unknown

Spanish

Name Sources Status
Arroyuela Maria Callaloro Trusted
Salicaria Maria Callaloro Trusted

Swedish

Name Sources Status
Fackelros uBio Unknown

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