EPPO Global Database

Heracleum sphondylium(HERSP)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-15

Basic information
  • EPPO code: HERSP
  • Preferred name: Heracleum sphondylium
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Euromediterranean (western to central and northern). Forms occurring further east are variously regarded as separate species, or as subspecies of H. sphondylium


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Heracleum sphondylium subsp. sphondylium Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
bear's breech English
cow parsnip English
hogweed English (GB)
hogweed cow parsnip English (US)
Bärenfuß German
gewöhnliche Bärenklau German
unechte Bärenklau German
Wiesenbärenklau German
acanthe d'Allemagne French
berce commune French
berce des prés French
berce sphondyle French
branc-ursine French
corne de chèvre French
cuques French
fausse acanthe French
grande berce French
herbe du diable French
panais sauvage French
patte de loup French
patte d'ours French
belleraca Spanish
branca ursina Spanish
cornases Spanish
hierba de Hércules Spanish
tanecas Spanish
trébol de oso Spanish
ursina Spanish
ursina falsa Spanish
zebuda Spanish
erba orsina Italian
panace comune Italian
sedano sei prati Italian
spondiglio Italian
gewone bereklauw Dutch
gewone berenklauw Dutch
branca-ursina Portuguese
branca-ursina-da-alemanha Portuguese
canabras Portuguese
canabrás Portuguese
canabraz Portuguese
esfondilio Portuguese
falso-acanto Portuguese
björnloka Swedish
vanlig björnfloka Swedish
vit björnloka Swedish
борщевик обыкновенный Russian
almindelig bjørneklo Danish
bjørnekjeks Norwegian
kystbjørnekjeks Norwegian
etelänukonputki Finnish
ukonputki Finnish
devesil Turkish
barszcz zwyczajny Polish
közönséges medvetalp Hungarian
herakle Albanian
heraklea rrotullë Albanian
девесил Bulgarian
belleraca Catalan
cornassa Catalan
fals salsufragi Catalan
gibertssa Catalan
pampa Catalan
pampola Catalan
salsufrogi Catalan
livadna šapika Croatian
bolševník obecný Czech
σφοντύλι Greek
brînca ursului Romanian
медведји длан Serbian
boľševník borščový Slovak
boľševník obyčajný Slovak
navadni dežen Slovene
борщівник європейський Ukrainian