EPPO Global Database

Asparagus officinalis(ASPOF)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-05-02

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ASPOF
  • Preferred name: Asparagus officinalis
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Most of Europe (except central Mediterranean), Black Sea, Caucasus, North Africa, introduced into northern Europe. Cultivated as a vegetable, and introduced into many countries worldwide.

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Asparagus hortensis Miller
Asparagus littoralis Steven
Asparagus officinalis subsp. officinalis Linnaeus
Asparagus polyphyllus Steven

Common names
Name Language
лечебна зайча сянка Bulgarian
медицинска аспержа Bulgarian
espareguera Catalan
espareguera d'hort Catalan
esparraguera Catalan
esparraguera d'hort Catalan
chřest lékařský Czech
asparges Danish
Gartenspargel German
Gemüsespargel German
Spargel German
αγριοσπαράγγι Greek
asparagus English
garden asparagus English
wild asparagus English
espargo Spanish
esparguera Spanish
esparquer Spanish
esparquera Spanish
espárrago Spanish
esparraguera Spanish
harilik aspar Estonian
ruokaparsa Finnish
asperge French
asperge officinale French
ljekovita šparoga Croatian
közönséges spárga Hungarian
nyúlárnyék Hungarian
asparagio Italian
asparago comune Italian
spaghero Italian
オランダキジカクシ Japanese
oranda-kiji-kakushi Japanese
vaistinis smidras Lithuanian
ārstniecības asparāgs Latvian
asperge Dutch
spargel Dutch
tuinasperge Dutch
asparges Norwegian
szparag lekarski Polish
espargo Portuguese
espargo-hortense Portuguese
sparanghel Romanian
спаржа лекарственная Russian
asparágus lekársky Slovak
špargľa lekárska Slovak
navadni beluš Slovene
agave Albanian
shparguli Albanian
shpargulli i rëndomte Albanian
asparagus Swedish
sparris Swedish
холодок лікарський Ukrainian
холодок прибережний Ukrainian
shí diāo bǎi Chinese
石刁柏 Chinese