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
horseradish English
echter Meerrettich German
Kren German
Meerrettich German
armoracie rustique French
cranson French
moutarde des capucins French
raifort French
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
barbaforte Italian
barba forte Italian
cren Italian
rafano rusticana Italian
rafano silvatico Italian
ramolaccio Italian
mierik Dutch
mierikswortel Dutch
armoracia Portuguese
pepparrot Swedish
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
хрен деревенский Russian
хрен обыкновенный Russian
almindelig peberrod Danish
peberrod Danish
peparrot Norwegian
piparjuuri Finnish
bayırturpu Turkish
chrzan pospolity Polish
közönséges torma Hungarian
kren Albanian
bitxaleka Basque
хрян Bulgarian
rave rusticà Catalan
là gēn shǔ Chinese
辣根属 Chinese
hren  Croatian
křen selský Czech
aed-mädarõigas Estonian
piparrót Icelandic
mārrutks Latvian
valgomasis krienas Lithuanian
hrean Romanian
hrean obișnuit Romanian
irean Romanian
rădăcină-sălbatică Romanian
дивљи хрен Serbian
сеоски хрен Serbian
chren dedinský Slovak
navadni hren Slovene
хрін звичайний Ukrainian
хрін звичайний  Ukrainian