EPPO Global Database

Eryngium foetidum(ERXFO)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ERXFO
  • Preferred name: Eryngium foetidum
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone). Used like coriander (q.v.), and also medicinally. Introduced in Himalayas, India, Indochina, Malesia, China


Common names
Name Language
false coriander English
fitweed English
shadow-benny English
spiritweed English
acapate Spanish (ES)
culantro coyote Spanish
Mexikansk koriander Swedish
вьетнамская зелень Russian
cì qín Chinese
刺芹 Chinese
ketumbar Indonesian