EPPO Global Database

Dracunculus vulgaris(DCUVU)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: DCUVU
  • Preferred name: Dracunculus vulgaris
  • Authority: Schott

Notes

Algeria to Italy and northeast Mediterranean. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in western Europe


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Arum dracunculus Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
dragon arum English
gemeine Drachenwurz German
gouet serpentaire French
petit dragon vulgaire French
serpentaire French
serpentaire commune French
dragonea Italian
dragontea Italian
dragonzio Italian
erba serpentaria Italian
erba serpona Italian
erba serpone Italian
serpentaria Italian
lingua-de-dragão Portuguese
serpentária Portuguese
serpentina Portuguese
дракункулюс обыкновенный Russian
yılanbıçağı Turkish
lulegjarpër Albanian
обикновен дракункулус Bulgarian
obična zmijavčica Croatian
φιδόχορτο Greek
navadni kaček Slovene