EPPO Global Database

Eragrostis curvula(ERACU)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ERACU
  • Preferred name: Eragrostis curvula
  • Authority: (Schrader) Nees


Southern and eastern Africa. Naturalized in Europe, western Asia, China, North, Central and South America, Australasia

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Eragrostis chloromelas Steudel

Common names
Name Language
African lovegrass English
Boer lovegrass English
weeping lovegrass English (US)
afrikanisches Liebesgras German
Bogenliebesgras German
Krummliebesgras German
éragrostide un peu courbée French
pasto llorón Spanish
liefdesgras Dutch
barba-de-bode Portuguese
capim-chorão Portuguese
セイタカカゼクサ Japanese
シナダレスズメガヤ Japanese
seitakakazekusa Japanese
shinadaresuzumegaya Japanese
полевичка согнутолистная Russian
eğri yulaf Turkish
oulandsgras Afrikaans
wān yè huà méi cǎo Chinese
弯叶画眉草 Chinese