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Table 1 Norwegian vernacular names for Heracleum persicum

From: Ethnobotany of Heracleum persicum Desf. ex Fisch., an invasive species in Norway, or how plant names, uses, and other traditions evolve

Name Area and source
a) Vernacular names derived from the Latin genus name
Arakla Nordland: Andøy (EBATA 2005:46)
Araklia Nordland: Andøy (EBATA 2005:47)
Auraklum Troms: Tromsø (EBATA 2007:24)
Herakla Nordland: Andøy (EBATA 2005:38)
Herakleum Troms: Harstad (EBATA 1978:22, 1978:23), Lenvik (EBATA 2004:23, 2007:88), Tromsø (EBATA 2005:32, 2005:34, 2006:133, 2013:3)
Heraklium Troms: Tromsø (EBATA 2005:32)
Høyrakel Troms: Karlsøy (EBATA 1995:1)
Orakleum Troms: Tromsø (EBATA 2005:19, 2005:21)
Rakelung Troms: Skjervøy ([71]: 384)
Rakleum Troms: Harstad ([71]: 384)
Uraklium Finnmark: Loppa (EBATA 2006:132)
Ørneklo Nordland: Andøy (EBATA 2005:40)
b) Vernacular names borrowed from other species
Lur Nordland: Sømna ([74]: 111)
Sløke Finnmark: Nordkapp (EBATA 2006:101)
Sløyke Nordland: Hadsel (EBATA 1988:13); Troms: Tromsø ([89]: 18)
c) Innovations  
Rottefrø Troms: Tromsø ([71]: 384)
Rottegift Troms: Harstad ([71]: 384); (EBATA 2007:94)
Rottegras Troms: Kvæfjord (Hallfrid Christiansen, archival note at the University of Tromsø, dated 1948)
Stormtræ Nordland: Andøy (EBATA 1984:11)
Tromsøplanten Finnmark: Vadsø (EBATA 2003:14)
Tromsøpalme Nordland: Andøy (EBATA 2005:39, 2005:46, 2005:51), Hadsel (EBATA 2006:69); Troms: Bjarkøy (EBATA 2010:32), Harstad (EBATA 1977:2, 1978:22, 1978:23, 2008:18); Skjervøy (EBATA 2005:44, 2006:1), Torsken (EBATA 2005:17), Tromsø (EBATA 2005:21, 2005:32, 2005:43, 2005:49, 2006:40, 2006:133, 2013:3); Finnmark: Alta (EBATA 2007:45), Båtsfjord (EBATA 1988:12), Hammerfest (EBATA 1999:5), Måsøy (EBATA 1994:3, 2006:88), Nordkapp (EBATA 2005:34, 2006:100), Vadsø (EBATA 2006:117, 2006:119)