EPPO Global Database

Acaena anserinifolia(ACEAN)

Code created in: 2002-02-01

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ACEAN
  • Preferred name: Acaena anserinifolia
  • Authority: (Forster & G. Forster) Druce


New Zealand. Cultivated as an ornamental and naturalized in Britain and Ireland

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Acaena pusilla (Bitter) Allan
Acaena sanguisorbae (C. Linnaeus) Vahl

Common names
Name Language
biddy-biddy English (AU)
bidgee-widgee English (AU)
bronze pirri-pirri bur English
New Zealand bur English (AU)
piripiri English (US)
pirri-pirri bur English (GB)
Fingerkrautstachelnüsschen German
acéna à feuilles d'ansérine French
ancistre à feuilles d'argentine French