EPPO Global Database

Beta macrocarpa(BEAMA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BEAMA
  • Preferred name: Beta macrocarpa
  • Authority: Gussone


Western Mediterranean to Libya and Greece, Canary Islands. Casual elsewhere. This Mediterranean species is not cultivated

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Beta bourgaei Cosson
Beta vulgaris subsp. macrocarpa (Gussone) Thellung

Common names
Name Language
bette French
acelga borde Spanish
acelguilla Spanish
bietola a frutti grandi Italian
acelga-brava Portuguese
çuğundur Turkish
bleda macrocarpa Catalan