EPPO Global Database

Helianthus tuberosus(HELTU)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-07-19

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HELTU
  • Preferred name: Helianthus tuberosus
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

North America. Cultivated as a root and fodder crop in many countries worldwide. Introduced in Europe, Siberia, Russian Far East, Central Asia, Indian subcontinent, China, Japan, Korea, South America, Australia. Considered invasive in Central Russia, Australia and Japan

WSSA list of weeds in North America



Other scientific names
Name Authority
Helianthus serotinus Tausch
Helianthus subcanescens (A. Gray) Watson

Common names
Name Language
Canada potato English
Jerusalem artichoke English (US)
diabetiker Kartoffel German
Erdartischocke German
Erdbirne German
falsche Süßkartoffel German
Hirschkraut German
Jerusalem-Artischocke German
Knollensonnenblume German
Topinambur German
Wintererdbirne German
artichaut de Jérusalem French
artichaut du Canada French
cartofle French
hélianthe tubéreux French
poire de terre French
topinambour French
aguaturma Spanish
bataca Spanish
batata de caña Spanish
canarias Spanish
castaña de tierra Spanish
macuca Spanish
marenquera Spanish
papa de caña Spanish
papa de sierra Spanish
papa real Spanish
pataca Spanish
pataca de caña Spanish
patata turma Spanish
peras de tierra Spanish
topi Spanish (DO)
trunfa canaria Spanish
tupinambo Spanish
turma de agua Spanish
elianto tuberoso Italian
girasole del Canada Italian
patata di Canadà Italian
tartufo di canna Italian
topinambur Italian
aardpeer Dutch
topinamboer Dutch
alcachofra-de-jerusalém Portuguese
batatas-do-brasil Portuguese
batatas-vermelas Portuguese
batata-tupinamba Portuguese
batateiroe-tupinambu Portuguese
girassol-batateiro Portuguese
girassol-do-brasil Portuguese
girassol tuberoso Portuguese
girasssol-batateiro Portuguese
peras-de-terra Portuguese
topinambo Portuguese
tupinambo Portuguese
jordärtskocka Swedish
kikuimo Japanese
キクイモ Japanese
подсолнечник клубненосный Russian
топинамбур Russian
топинамбур Russian
jordskok Danish
jordskokk Norwegian
maa-artisokka Finnish
yerelması Turkish
arteeshok yerushalaim Hebrew
אַרְטִישׁוֹק יְרוּשָׁלַיִם Hebrew
słonecznik bulwiasty Polish
słonecznik póżny Polish
topinambur Polish
csicsóka Hungarian
molla e dheut Albanian
repë Albanian
frantses patata Basque
pataka Basque
topinambura Basque
topiñamora Basque
земна ябълка Bulgarian
comí Catalan
herba pudent Catalan
nyàmara Catalan
nyàmera Catalan
patata petorrera Catalan
petata de canya Catalan
ramons Catalan
setembres Catalan
trumfa nyama Catalan
tupinambur Catalan
jú yù Chinese
菊芋 Chinese
gomoljasti suncokret Croatian
slunečnice topinambur Czech
maapirn Estonian
topinambur Estonian
κολοκάσι Greek
뚱딴지 Korean
ttung ttan ji Korean
topinambūrs Latvian
gumbinė saulėgrąža Lithuanian
nap porcesc Romanian
морска репа Serbian
топинамбур Serbian
чичока Serbian
slnečnica ambulovitá Slovak
slnečnica hľuznatá Slovak
topinambur hľuzovitý Slovak
laška repa Slovene
topinambur Slovene
соняшник бульбистий Ukrainian
соняшник сивуватий Ukrainian