EPPO Global Database

Coix lacryma-jobi(COXLJ)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-04-09

Basic information
  • EPPO code: COXLJ
  • Preferred name: Coix lacryma-jobi
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Asia (southern). Widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical areas as an ornamental grass and sometimes naturalized


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lithagrostis lacryma-jobi (Linnaeus) Gärtner
Sphaerium lacryma (Linnaeus) Kuntze

Common names
Name Language
adlai English
adley millet English
coixseed English
hato mugi English
Job's tears English
tear grass English
Hiobs-Tränengras German
herbe à chapelets French
larmes de Job French
larmes de Notre-Dame French
larmilles French
adley Spanish (BO)
camandula Spanish (VE)
lágrimas de Job Spanish
lágrimas de San Pedro Spanish
santa Juana Spanish (CU)
trigo calentano Spanish (VE)
trigo tropical Spanish (VE)
lacrima di Giobbe Italian
jobstranen Dutch
biuri Portuguese (BR)
capia Portuguese (BR)
capim-de-contas Portuguese (BR)
capim-missanga Portuguese (BR)
capim-rosario Portuguese (BR)
lagrima-de-Jo Portuguese (BR)
lagrima-de-nossa-senhora Portuguese (BR)
adlay Swedish
Jobs tårar Swedish
pärlkorn Swedish
トウムギ Japanese
ハトムギ Japanese
ジュゲダマ Japanese
ジュズダマ Japanese
hatomugi Japanese
jugedama Japanese
juzudama Japanese
ômugi Japanese
tômugi Japanese
бусенник обыкновенный Russian
иовлевы слезы Russian
коикс Russian
jobinkyynelheinä Finnish
gözyaşı otu Turkish
koiks łzy Hioba Polish
łwawnica ogrodowa Polish
łzawnica łzy Hioba Polish
łzawnica ogrodowa Polish
łzy Hiobowe Polish
proso jerozolimskie Polish
llàgrimes de Job Catalan
yì yǐ Chinese
薏苡 Chinese