EPPO Global Database

Cenchrus longispinus(CCHLO)

Last modification: 2008-01-17

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


North America, Mexico. Introduced as a weed into Europe, China, Australia and New Zealand

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 длинноколючковый Russian
ценхрус каролинский Russian
ценхрус колючий Russian
pukah delilah Hebrew
פּוּקָה דְּלִילָה Hebrew
jí lí cǎo Chinese
蒺藜草 Chinese