EPPO Global Database

Ananas comosus(ANHCO)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ANHCO
  • Preferred name: Ananas comosus
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Merrill

Notes

Brazil. Cultivated throughout the tropîcs for its fleshy fruits, and also more generally as an ornamental houseplant. The cultivated plant is a seedless clone of unknown origin 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ananas bracamorensis (Linden) Van Geert
Ananas comosus f. debilis Mez
Ananas comosus f. lucidus Mez
Ananas comosus f. sativus (Schultes & J. Schultes) Mez
Ananas comosus var. comosus (Linnaeus) Merrill
Ananas debilis (Lindley) Schultes & J. Schultes
Ananas lucidus Schultes & J. Schultes
Ananas porteanus Koch
Ananas sativus Schultes & J. Schultes
Bromelia comosa Linnaeus
Bromelia sativa (Lindley) Schultes
Bromelia semiserrata Willdenow

Common names
Name Language
Ananas German
pineapple English
ananas Spanish
piña Spanish (HN)
piña de América Spanish
ananas French
ananasso Italian
pomo appio Italian
アナナス Japanese
パイナップル Japanese
ananasu Japanese
painappuru Japanese
ananas Dutch
koningsappel Dutch
abacaxi Portuguese (BR)
ананас крупнохохолковый Russian
ананас настоящий Russian
ананас хохлатый Russian
ananas Swedish
fèng lí shǔ Chinese
凤梨属 Chinese