EPPO Global Database

Cannabis ruderalis(CNIRU)

Code created in: 2004-04-12

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CNIRU
  • Preferred name: Cannabis ruderalis
  • Authority: Yanishevskii


Eastern Europe, Caucasus, Siberia, Russian Far East, Central Asia. Botanically, this species is synonymous with C. sativa (q.v.). The name C. ruderalis refers to wild forms as opposed to the cultivated plant. 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cannabis sativa subsp. spontanea Serebryakova

Common names
Name Language
wilder Hanf German
Wildhanf German
конопля сорная Russian
konopie dzikie Polish
kender Hungarian
cînepă sălbatică Romanian
konope rumištné Slovak
коноплі рудеральні Ukrainian