EPPO Global Database

Astragalus sinicus(ASASI)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ASASI
  • Preferred name: Astragalus sinicus
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

China (including Taiwan). Cultivated as a green manure in rice fields, and introduced for this purpose in Japan


Common names
Name Language
Chinese clover English
ゲンゲ Japanese
レンゲソウ Japanese
genge Japanese
renge-sô Japanese
астрагал китайский Russian
zǐ yún yīng Chinese
紫云英 Chinese
자운영 Korean
ja un yeong Korean