EPPO Global Database

Carum carvi(CRYCA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CRYCA
  • Preferred name: Carum carvi
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Probably originating in  eastern Mediterranan or  Western Asia, but cultivated as a spice plant since ancient times, and now present practically throughout Europe and Asia, to China and Japan. Widely introduced elsewhere

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bunium carvi Marschall von Bieberstein

Common names
Name Language
кмен звычайны Belarusian
кимион Bulgarian
обикновен ким Bulgarian
alcaravia Catalan
càrvit Catalan
comí de Madrid Catalan
comí de prat Catalan
cumí Catalan
fonoll de prat Catalan
kmín kořenný Czech
kommen Danish
Brotkümmel German
echter Kümmel German
Echtkümmel German
Feldkümmel German
gemeiner Kümmel German
gewöhnlicher Kümmel German
Speisekümmel German
Wiesenkümmel German
αγριοκύμινο Greek
άγριο κύμινο Greek
κάρον κυμινοειδές Greek
caraway English
common caraway English
alcaravea Spanish
carvi Spanish
carví Spanish
comino de prado Spanish
harilik köömen Estonian
kumina Finnish
anis des Vosges French
carum carvi French
carvi French
cumin des montagnes French
cumin des prés French
kumin  Croatian
kömény Hungarian
kúmen Icelandic
anice dei Vosgi Italian
carvi Italian
comino tedesco Italian
cumino dei prati Italian
cumino tedesco Italian
カルム Japanese
キヤラウェイ Japanese
ヒメウイキヨウ Japanese
himeuikyô Japanese
karumu Japanese
kiyarawei Japanese
paprastasis kmynas Lithuanian
parastā ķimene Latvian
echte karwij Dutch
karve Norwegian
kminek zwyczajny Polish
alcaravia Portuguese
cuminho Portuguese
chimen Romanian
тмин обыкновенный Russian
rasca lúčna Slovak
navadna kumina Slovene
karaboti Albanian
karabotit Albanian
обични ким Serbian
kummin Swedish
kimyon Turkish
кмин звичайний Ukrainian
gě lǚ zi Chinese
葛缕子 Chinese