EPPO Global Database

Armoracia rusticana(ARWLA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-08-23

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ARWLA
  • Preferred name: Armoracia rusticana
  • Authority: Gärtner, Meyer & Scherbius

Notes

Probably originates in Black Sea area, but cultivated since ancient times as a condiment and now present throughout Europe, Caucasus, Siberia, Russian Far East, Central Asia. Also introduced into China and Japan, North America, and elsewhere

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Armoracia lapathifolia Gilibert
Cochlearia armoracia Linnaeus
Nasturtium armoracia (Linnaeus) Fries
Rorippa rusticana Grenier & Godron

Common names
Name Language
хрян Bulgarian
rave rusticà Catalan
křen selský Czech
almindelig peberrod Danish
peberrod Danish
echter Meerrettich German
Kren German
Meerrettich German
horseradish English
jaramago oficinal Spanish
rabano de caballo Spanish
rábano de caballo Spanish
rábano magisco Spanish
rábano magistro Spanish
rabano picante Spanish
rábano picante Spanish
rabano rusticano Spanish
rábano rusticano Spanish
rábano salvaje Spanish
rábano vagisco Spanish
aed-mädarõigas Estonian
bitxaleka Basque
piparjuuri Finnish
armoracie rustique French
cranson French
moutarde des capucins French
raifort French
hren  Croatian
közönséges torma Hungarian
piparrót Icelandic
barbaforte Italian
barba forte Italian
cren Italian
rafano rusticana Italian
rafano silvatico Italian
ramolaccio Italian
セイヨワサビ Japanese
セイヨウワサピ Japanese
ワサビダイコン Japanese
seiyo-wasabi Japanese
wasabi-daikon Japanese
valgomasis krienas Lithuanian
mārrutks Latvian
mierik Dutch
mierikswortel Dutch
peparrot Norwegian
chrzan pospolity Polish
armoracia Portuguese
hrean Romanian
hrean obișnuit Romanian
irean Romanian
rădăcină-sălbatică Romanian
хрен деревенский Russian
хрен обыкновенный Russian
chren dedinský Slovak
navadni hren Slovene
kren Albanian
дивљи хрен Serbian
сеоски хрен Serbian
pepparrot Swedish
bayırturpu Turkish
хрін звичайний Ukrainian
хрін звичайний  Ukrainian
là gēn shǔ Chinese
辣根属 Chinese