EPPO Global Database

Amaranthus tuberculatus(AMATU)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-29

Basic information
  • EPPO code: AMATU
  • Preferred name: Amaranthus tuberculatus
  • Authority: (Moquin-Tandon) Sauer

Notes

USA (southeast). Introduced in some Euromediterranean countries, most of North America

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Acnida altissima (Riddell) Standley
Acnida tuberculata Moquin-Tandon
Amaranthus altissima Riddell
Amaranthus rudis Sauer

Common names
Name Language
rough-fruit amaranth English
rough-fruited water-hemp English
tall waterhemp English (US)
amarante rugueuse French
amaranto tuberculato Italian
щирица бугорчатая Russian
yarbuz haggadot Hebrew
יַרְבּוּז הַגָּדוֹת Hebrew
laskavec tamaryškový Czech