EPPO Global Database

Anethum graveolens(AFEGR)

Code created in: 2002-03-17

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AFEGR
  • Preferred name: Anethum graveolens
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Probably native to Western Mediterranean, and some eastern Mediterranean countries. Cultivated as a culinary herb since ancient times. Introduced in much of Europe, Central Asia, India to Indochina, China, many African countries, North America, Central America, South America (northwest, east)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Peucedanum graveolens (Linnaeus) Bentham & Hooker

Common names
Name Language
dill English
Dill German
Dillfenchel German
echter Dill German
Gartendill German
gemeiner Dill German
Gurkenkraut German
Teufelsdill German
aneth French
aneth odorant French
faux anis French
fenouil bâtard French
ameldo Spanish
aneldo Spanish
anetaverón Spanish
aneto Spanish
eneldo Spanish
hinojo hediondo Spanish
nerdo Spanish
aneto odoroso Italian
aneto puzzolente Italian
dille Dutch
aneto Portuguese
endrão Portuguese
endro Portuguese
funcho-bastardo Portuguese
dill Swedish
deiru Japanese
inondo Japanese
イノンド Japanese
ディル Japanese
укроп пахучий Russian
dild Danish
dill Norwegian
tilli Finnish
dereotu Turkish
shevet reichani Hebrew
שֶׁבֶת רֵיחָנִי Hebrew
koper ogrodowy Polish
kapor Hungarian
kopër Albanian
обикновен копър Bulgarian
anega Catalan
anet Catalan
shí luó Chinese
莳萝 Chinese
kopar  Croatian
kopr vonný Czech
krapai Lithuanian
mărar Romanian
kôpor voňavý Slovak
navadni koper Slovene
кріп пахучий Ukrainian