EPPO Global Database

Chenopodium bengalense(CHEGI)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CHEGI
  • Preferred name: Chenopodium bengalense
  • Authority: (Lamarck) Steudel

Notes

India, China, Korea, Russian Far East.  Introduced into some Mediterranean countries, Southern Africa, Caribbean, South America, New Zealand


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Chenopodium album subsp. amaranticolor Coste & Reynier
Chenopodium amaranticolor Coste & Reynier
Chenopodium giganteum D. Don

Common names
Name Language
large lambsquarters English
tree spinach English
jättisavikka Finnish
ansérine amarante French
chénopode couleur amarante French
chénopode géant French
óriás libatop Hungarian
farinello color amaranto Italian
kjempemelde Norwegian
komosa olbrzymia Polish
марь гигантская Russian
praktmålla Swedish