EPPO Global Database

Cortaderia selloana(CDTSE)

Code created in: 2002-07-18

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CDTSE
  • Preferred name: Cortaderia selloana
  • Authority: (Schultes) Ascherson & Gräbner


Soutn America, from Argentina and Chile to Paraguay, Uruguay and Brazil.  Cultivated practically worldwide as an ornamental grass, and frequently naturalized. Invasive in most of western Europe

WSSA List of weeds in North America, DAISIE

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Arundo selloana Schultes
Cortaderia argentea (Nees) Stapf
Cortaderia dioica (Sprengel) Spegazzini
Cortaderia quila Stapf
Gynerium argenteum Nees
Gynerium argentium Nees

Common names
Name Language
pampasgrass English
silver pampasgrass English
Uruguayan pampasgrass English
amerikanische Pampasgras German
Silberpampasgras German
silberweißes Pampasgras German
cortadéria French
cortadérie de Sello French
gynérion argenté French
herbe de la pampa French
herbe des pampas French
plumet de la Pampa French
roseau à plumes French
carrizo de la pampa Spanish
cortadera Spanish
ginerio plumacho Spanish (AR)
hierba da las pampas Spanish
penacho Spanish
plumeros Spanish
erba della pampa Italian
ginerio Italian
pampasgras Dutch
bardeira Portuguese (BR)
capim-das-pampas Portuguese (BR)
erva-das-pampas Portuguese
paina Portuguese (BR)
penacheiro Portuguese
penacho-branco Portuguese
penachos Portuguese
plumas Portuguese (BR)
plumeira Portuguese
vitt pampasgräs Swedish
panpasu-gurasu Japanese
shiroganeyoshi Japanese
シロガネヨシ Japanese
パンパスグラス Japanese
кортадерия двудомная Russian
кортадерия Селло Russian
пампасная трава Russian
пампасская трава Russian
pampaheinä Finnish
pampasotu Turkish
kortaderia pampasowa Polish
trawa pampasowa Polish
ezüstös pampafű Hungarian
panpa-lezka Basque
cortadèria Catalan
cortadèria gineri Catalan
gineri Catalan
herba de la pampa Catalan
planta de los plomes Catalan
plomall de la pampa Catalan
plomalls Catalan
pú wěi shǔ Chinese
蒲苇属 Chinese
pampas dvoudomý Czech
pampová tráva Slovak
pampaška trava Slovene
кортадерія дводомна Ukrainian