EPPO Global Database

Anchusa officinalis(ANCOF)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ANCOF
  • Preferred name: Anchusa officinalis
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Practically all Europe from France eastwards, Caucasus, Central Asia. Locally introduced into North and South America. Formerly used medicinally

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Anchusa angustifolia Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
alkanet English
common alkanet English (GB)
common bugloss English (US)
ox-tongue English
true alkanet English
gebräuchliche Ochsenzunge German
gemeine Ochsenzunge German
gewöhnliche Ochsenzunge German
Liebäugel German
buglosse officinal French
buglosse officinale French
langue de boeuf French
buglosa Spanish
lengua de buey Spanish
buglossa Italian
buglossa comune Italian
lingua bovina Italian
lingua di bue Italian
gewone ossentong Dutch
gewone ossetong Dutch
oxtunga Swedish
анхуза аптечная Russian
анхуза лекарственная Russian
læge-oksetunge Danish
oksetunge Norwegian
rohtorasti Finnish
ballağan Turkish
farbownik lekarski Polish
orvosi atracél Hungarian
gjuhëlopa mjekësore Albanian
gjuhëlope Albanian
лечебно винче Bulgarian
лечебно паче гнездо Bulgarian
ljekoviti volujak Croatian
pilát lékařský Czech
harilik imikas Estonian
ārstniecības vēršmēle Latvian
vaistinis godas Lithuanian
limba boului Romanian
воловски језик Serbian
обични волујак Serbian
smohla lekárska Slovak
navadni volovski jezik Slovene
воловик лікарський Ukrainian