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
Bengal cane English
giant lambsquarters English
large lambsquarters English
magenta spreen English
purple goosefoot English
tree spinach English
ansérine amarante French
chénopode couleur amarante French
chénopode géant French
farinello color amaranto Italian
praktmålla Swedish
марь гигантская Russian
kjempemelde Norwegian
jättisavikka Finnish
komosa olbrzymia Polish
óriás libatop Hungarian
zhàng lí Chinese
杖藜 Chinese
명아주 Korean
myeong a ju Korean