EPPO Global Database

Acaena novae-zelandiae(ACENZ)

Last modification: 2003-10-26

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ACENZ
  • Preferred name: Acaena novae-zelandiae
  • Authority: Kirk


New Zealand. Cultivated as an ornamental at least in Europe, North and South America. Naturalized in Britain and Ireland, and probably elsewhere

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
biddy biddy English
bidgee widgee English
piripiri English
pirri-pirri bur English
pirri pirri burr English
Neuseeland-Stacheln├╝sschen German
pirri-pirri Spanish