EPPO Global Database

Cenchrus longispinus(CCHLO)

Code created in: 2008-01-17

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CCHLO
  • Preferred name: Cenchrus longispinus
  • Authority: (Hackel) Fernald


USA (most of USA and Canada), Mexico. Introduced in France to Romania, Morocco, Israel, Caucasus, Iran, Caribbean, Central America, South America (Venezuela, Argentina), Australia

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cenchrus carolinianus Walter

Common names
Name Language
gentle Annie English
long-spine sandbur English
spiny burr grass English
cenchrus à longues épines French
колючещетинник длинноколючковый Russian
ценхрус длинноколючковый Russian
ценхрус каролинский Russian
ценхрус колючий Russian
pukah delilah Hebrew
פּוּקָה דְּלִילָה Hebrew