EPPO Global Database

Glycyrrhiza glabra(GYCGL)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-03-11

Basic information
  • EPPO code: GYCGL
  • Preferred name: Glycyrrhiza glabra
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Mediterranean eastwards from Italy and Libya, southern Russia, Caucasus, Siberia, Central Asia, Western Asia, China, Mongolia. Cultivated for the production of liquorice. Often naturalized, in all parts of the world


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Glycyrrhiza glandulifera Waldstein & Kitaibel
Glycyrrhiza hirsuta Pallas
Liquiritia officinalis Mönch

Common names
Name Language
гол сладник Bulgarian
обикновен сладник Bulgarian
regalíssia Catalan
lékořice lysá Czech
gewöhnliches Süßholz German
kahles Süßholz German
Lakritze German
Lakritzpflanze German
Süßholz German
γλικόρριζα Greek
licorice English
liquorice English
root liquorice English
agarradera Spanish
alcarzuz Spanish
alcazul Spanish
alcazuz Spanish
alfendol Spanish
bena Spanish
chocolate del moro Spanish
erregaliz Spanish
fendoces Spanish
findoz Spanish
fustdolz Spanish
melosa Spanish
orojué Spanish
ororuz Spanish
orozú Spanish
orozuz Spanish
paliduz Spanish
palodul Spanish
palo dulce Spanish
paloduz Spanish
palo-luz Spanish
regalicia Spanish
regaliz Spanish
bois doux French
réglisse French
réglisse glabre French
shush kereach Hebrew
שׁוּשׁ קֵרֵחַ Hebrew
glatki sladić Croatian
édesgyökér Hungarian
igazi édesgyökér Hungarian
legno dolce Italian
liquirizia Italian
liquirizia comune Italian
regolizia Italian
zoethout Dutch
lukrecja gładka Polish
alcaçuz Portuguese
pau-cachucho Portuguese
raiz-doce Portuguese
regaliz Portuguese
солодка голая Russian
sladké srievko hladkoplode Slovak
sladkovka hladkoplodá Slovak
golostebelni sladki koren Slovene
jamballi Albanian
гладки сладић Serbian
слатка трава Serbian
lakritsrot Swedish
meyan Turkish
солодка гола Ukrainian
солодка шорстка Ukrainian
yáng gān cǎo Chinese
洋甘草 Chinese