EPPO Global Database

Cryptotaenia canadensis(CPBCA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CPBCA
  • Preferred name: Cryptotaenia canadensis
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) de Candolle


Central and eastern USA and Canada. Like C. japonica, cultivated as a leaf vegetable (some authors combine the two species).  Naturalized in Central Europe

Common names
Name Language
Canadian honewort English (US)
umbelweed English (US)
wild chervil English (US)
kanadische Rispendolde German
cryptoténie du Canada French
kanadapersilja Swedish
криптотения канадская Russian
скрытница канадская Russian