EPPO Global Database

Photinia melanocarpa(ABOME)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ABOME
  • Preferred name: Photinia melanocarpa
  • Authority: (Michaux) Robertson & Phipps

Notes

Photinia melanocarpa was introduced into eastern Europe from North America as a fruit crop for very cold climates. 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Amelanchier melanocarpa Michaux
Aronia melanocarpa (Michaux) Elliott
Pyrus melanocarpa (Michaux) Willdenow
Sorbus melanocarpa (Michaux) Heynhold

Common names
Name Language
black chokeberry English
kahle Apfelbeere German
schwarzfrüchtige Apfelbeere German
aronie noire French
zwarte appelbes Dutch
svartaronia Swedish
арония Мичурина Russian
арония черноплодная Russian
рябина черноплодная Russian
sortfrugtet surbær Danish
aronia czarna Polish
aronia czarnoowocowa Polish
арония чорноплідна Ukrainian