EPPO Global Database

Artemisia capillaris(ARTCP)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ARTCP
  • Preferred name: Artemisia capillaris
  • Authority: Thunberg


Russian Far East, Western Asia, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Korea, Mongolia. Introduced in India, Indochina, Malesia. Some authors include A. scoparia (q.v.), a wide-ranging Eurasian species, as a variety or subspecies of A. capillaris. In that case, the information provided here would relate to subsp. capillaris   

Common names
Name Language
armoise capillaire French
kawara-yomogi Japanese
カワラヨモギ Japanese
полынь волосовидная Russian
метловиден пелин Bulgarian
yīn chén hāo Chinese
茵陈蒿 Chinese
사철쑥 Korean
사철쭉 Korean
sa cheol jjuk Korean
sa cheol ssuk Korean