EPPO Global Database

Allium sativum(ALLSA)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ALLSA
  • Preferred name: Allium sativum
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Asia (including Turkey), Central Asia. Cultivated as a vegetable and flavouring plant since ancient times. Introduced in Euromediterranean region, Russia, Russian Far East, Indian subcontinent, Far East, China, Indochina, eastern Africa, USA, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean 


Common names
Name Language
garlic English
Knoblauch German
ail French
ail blanc French
ail commun French
ail cultivé French
ajo Spanish
aglio Italian
knoflook Dutch
alho Portuguese
alho-ordinário Portuguese
vitlök Swedish
ninniku Japanese
ニンニク Japanese
лук чеснок Russian
чеснок Russian
hvidløg Danish
hvitløk Norwegian
kynsilaukka Finnish
valkosipuli Finnish
sarımsak Turkish
czosnek pospolity Polish
fokhagyma Hungarian
qepë Albanian
чесън Bulgarian
all Catalan
all de cuina Catalan
suàn Chinese
Chinese
češnjak  Croatian
česnek Czech
küüslauk Estonian
lahasun Hindi
लहसुन Hindi
ķiploks Latvian
valgomasis česnakas Lithuanian
ai Romanian
cesnak kuchynský Slovak
česen Slovene
часник Ukrainian