EPPO Global Database

Bunium bulbocastanum(BUIBU)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-02-06

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BUIBU
  • Preferred name: Bunium bulbocastanum
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Europe, Morocco. Edible tubers and seeds. Introduced in a few other European countries


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bulbocastanum linnaei Schur
Carum bulbocastanum (Linnaeus) Koch

Common names
Name Language
earthnut English (GB)
great pignut English
echter Knollenkümmel German
Erdeichel German
Erdkastanie German
Erdknolle German
Erdnuß German
gewöhnliche Erdkastanie German
gewöhnliche Erdknolle German
Knollenkümmel German
bunium noix-de-terre French
carum noix-de-terre French
châtaigne de terre French
gland de terre French
marron de terre French
moinson French
noix de terre French
terrenoise French
terre-noix French
bulbo castaño Spanish
bunio Spanish
bulbocastano Italian
bulbocastano comune Italian
castagna di terra Italian
aardkastanje Dutch
jordkastanj Swedish
шишечник каштановый Russian
jordkastanie Danish
knollkarve Norwegian
maakastanja Finnish
maakastanjaputki Finnish
földi gesztenye Hungarian
gështenja e tokës Albanian
castanyola Catalan
koparac  Croatian
bulvuška hlíznatá Czech
buľka hľuznatá Slovak
navadna gomoljasta kumina Slovene