EPPO Global Database

Ammophila arenaria(AMOAR)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-07-18

Basic information
  • EPPO code: AMOAR
  • Preferred name: Ammophila arenaria
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Link

Notes

Coasts of Europe and Mediterranean, except northern Black Sea and arctic Russia. The nominate subspecies occurs in the west and north. Introduced into Pacific North America and naturalized

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ammophila arenaria subsp. arenaria (Linnaeus) Link

Common names
Name Language
песъчар Bulgarian
псама Bulgarian
пясъчна амофила Bulgarian
пясъчна тръстика Bulgarian
borró Catalan
sand-hjælme Danish
echter Strandhafer German
gemeiner Strandhafer German
gewöhnlicher Strandhafer German
Helm German
Sandrohr German
Sandschilf German
common marram grass English (GB)
European beach grass English (US)
European dune grass English
marram English
marram grass English
amofila Spanish
arenaria Spanish
barrón Spanish
rand-luidekaer Estonian
rantakaura Finnish
ammophile French
ammophile des sables French
gourbet French
oyat French
psamma des sables French
roseau des sables French
yedid-cholot matzui Hebrew
יְדִיד=חוֹלוֹת מָצוּי Hebrew
pješčarska milava Croatian
ammofila Italian
sparto pungente Italian
pajūrinė smiltlendrė Lithuanian
smiltāja kāpuniedre Latvian
duinhelm Dutch
helm Dutch
helmriet Dutch
sandrøyr Norwegian
piaskownica zwyczajna Polish
estorno Portuguese
песколюбка песчаная Russian
amofile Albanian
sandrör Swedish
sahilotu Turkish