EPPO Global Database

Avena sativa(AVESA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-02

Basic information
  • EPPO code: AVESA
  • Preferred name: Avena sativa
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Asia. A cultivated cereal and fodder plant, widespread in temperate regions. Introduced in most of the Euromediterranean region in ancient times as a weed of cereal crops, but now declining, and also in Siberia, Russian Far East, Central Asia, China, Japan, Korea, India, Indochina, Malesia, eastern and southern Africa, North America, Central America, Caribbean, South America (western, southern cone),  Australia

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Avena sativa subsp. macrantha (Hackel) Mordvilko
Avena sativa subsp. sativa Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
common oat English
oat English
gewöhnlicher Saathafer German
Rispenhafer German
Saathafer German
Sommerhafer German
avoine cultivée French
avena Spanish
avena blanca Spanish (AR)
avena Italian
avena coltivata Italian
biada Italian
haver Dutch
haver Dutch
aveia Portuguese
aveia Portuguese
aveia-doida Portuguese
aveia-nua Portuguese
balanco Portuguese
balanco-maior Portuguese
balanquinho Portuguese
rabo-de-galo Portuguese
havre Swedish
enbaku Japanese
makarasumugi Japanese
ôtomugi Japanese
エンバク Japanese
オートムギ Japanese
マカラスムギ Japanese
овёс посевной Russian
almindelig havre Danish
havre Norwegian
peltokaura Finnish
beyaz yulaf Turkish
yulaf Turkish
shibbolet-shu'al Hebrew
שִׁבֹּלֶת-שׁוּעָל Hebrew
owies zwyczajny Polish
abrak zab Hungarian
tërshërë Albanian
обикновен овес Bulgarian
посевен овес Bulgarian
civada Catalan
yàn mài Chinese
燕麦 Chinese
zob Croatian
zob  Croatian
oves setý Czech
harilik kaer Estonian
αβένα ήμερη Greek
βρώμη Greek
귀리 Korean
gwi ri Korean
sējas auzas Latvian
avižos Lithuanian
sėjamoji aviža Lithuanian
ovăs Romanian
ovăz Romanian
ovos siaty Slovak
navadni oves Slovene
овес посівний Ukrainian