EPPO Global Database

Cotula australis(CULAU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CULAU
  • Preferred name: Cotula australis
  • Authority: (Sprengel) Hooker


South Africa, Madagascar, Australia. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Europe, Indian peninsula, Japan,  North and South America

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cotula villosa de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
annual buttonweed English
common cotula English (AU)
southern brassbuttons English (US)
australische Laugenblume German
cotule austral French
botón de oro Spanish (AR)
oreja de zorro Spanish (CO)
mamekamitsure Japanese
マメカミツレ Japanese
mechovec australský Czech