EPPO Global Database

Cydonia oblonga(CYDOB)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-10-07

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CYDOB
  • Preferred name: Cydonia oblonga
  • Authority: Miller

Notes

Caucasus. Cultivated as a fruit tree, and planted throughout southern Europe and the Mediterranean for this purpose. Sometimes naturalized


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cydonia maliformis Miller
Cydonia vulgaris Persoon

Common names
Name Language
quince English
echte Quitte German
Quitte German
Quittenbaum German
cognassier French
coignier French
gamboas Spanish
membrillero Spanish
membrillo Spanish
zamboero Spanish
cotogno Italian
mela cotogna Italian
melocotogno Italian
kwee Dutch
kweeboom Dutch
marmeleiro Portuguese
kvitten Swedish
マルメロ Japanese
marumero Japanese
айва обыкновенная Russian
айва продолговатая Russian
ayva Turkish
pigwa pospolita Polish
birs  Hungarian
ftua Albanian
sferjel Arabic
обикновена люля Bulgarian
codonyer Catalan
dunja  Croatian
kdouloň obecná Czech
κυδωνιά Greek
alămâioară Romanian
gutui Romanian
dula  Slovak
navadna kutina Slovene
айва довгаста Ukrainian