EPPO Global Database

Cichorium endivia(CICEN)

Overview
Last modification: 1999-07-14

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CICEN
  • Preferred name: Cichorium endivia
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Southern Europe to India and eastern Asia, introduced  elsewhere. Cultivated as a green salad vegetable.

It should be noted that the names of cultivated Cichorium spp. in European languages are contradictory, e.g. "chicory " in English is "endive" in French, and vice versa. See also C. intybus 


Common names
Name Language
endive English
Endivie German
chicorée frisée French
frisée French
scarole French
achicoria Spanish
almirón Spanish
chicoria de jardín Spanish
chicoria dolce Spanish
endivia Spanish
escarola Spanish
escarola encrespada Spanish
escarola larga Spanish
lechuga romana Spanish
endivia Italian
andijve Dutch
almeirão-da-horta Portuguese
atrapadeira Portuguese
chicória Portuguese
chicória-crespa Portuguese
chicória-hortense Portuguese
endívia Portuguese
escariola Portuguese
endivia Swedish
цикорий салатный Russian
эндивий Russian
endiivi Finnish
bostan hindibası Turkish
chicória-brava Polish
cykoria endywia Polish
endywia Polish
szczerbak wielki Polish
endíviasaláta Hungarian
çikore Albanian
eskarola Basque
kizkar Basque
oster-zuri Basque
txicori Basque
гладкоплодна синя жлъчка Bulgarian
къдрава ендивия Bulgarian
endivia Catalan
escarola Catalan
xicoira dolça Catalan
zimska vodopija Croatian
čekanka štěrbák Czech
꽃상추 Korean
kkot sang chu Korean
andivă Romanian
cicoară ăndivie Romanian
čekanka štěrbák Slovak
endivija Slovene
цикорій справжній Ukrainian