EPPO Global Database

Isatis tinctoria(ISATI)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-08-22

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ISATI
  • Preferred name: Isatis tinctoria
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Originally western Asia. Widely cultivated as a dye-plant since ancient  times, till its replacement by indigo and synthetic dyes. The plant has remained widespread in practically all Europe, Mediterranean (except southeast), Canary Islands

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Other scientific names
Name Authority
Isatis campestris de Candolle
Isatis canescens de Candolle
Isatis tinctoria subsp. canescens (de Candolle) Malagarriga
Isatis tinctoria subsp. tinctoria Linnaeus
Isatis villarsii Gaudin

Common names
Name Language
багрилна сърпица Bulgarian
pastell Catalan
boryt barvířský Czech
farve-vajd Danish
deutscher Indigo German
deutscher Issadig German
Färberwaid German
Färberwalt German
Waid German
Walt German
ίσατις βαφική Greek
dyer's woad English
wade English
woad English
glasto Spanish (CO)
gualda Spanish
hierba de los tintoreros Spanish
hierba de San Felipe Spanish (CO)
hierba pastel Spanish
isátide Spanish
noiglo Spanish (CO)
harilik sinerõigas Estonian
morsinko Finnish
värimorsinko Finnish
guède French
herbe de Saint Philippe French
pastel French
pastel blanchâtre French
pastel des teinturiers French
varède French
bojadisarski vrbovnik Croatian
sivkasti vrbovnik Croatian
festő csülleng Hungarian
litunarlukka Icelandic
glasto comune Italian
guado Italian
pastello Italian
dažinė mėlžolė Lithuanian
krasu mele Latvian
veverswede Dutch
wede Dutch
wevers wede Dutch
vaid Norwegian
urzeł barwierski Polish
urzet barwierski Polish
glasto Portuguese
pastel-dos-tintureiros Portuguese
drobușor Romanian
вайда красильная Russian
boryt farbiarsky Slovak
farbovník obyčajný Slovak
isatisi ngjyrues Albanian
izatis Albanian
обични сач Serbian
сач Serbian
сињ Serbian
сињи врбовник Serbian
vejde Swedish
çivitotu Turkish
вайда віллярсова Ukrainian
вайда польова Ukrainian
вайда фарбувальна Ukrainian
sōng lán Chinese
菘蓝 Chinese