EPPO Global Database

Bassia scoparia(KCHSC)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-08-22

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: KCHSC
  • Preferred name: Bassia scoparia
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Scott

Notes

Russia, Turkey, Siberia, Central Asia, China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced practically throughout the Euromediterranean region, South Africa, North America, South America (southern). Considered potentially invasive in European Russia

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Chenopodium scoparia Linnaeus
Kochia scoparia (Linnaeus) Schrader
Kochia scoparia f. trichophylla Schmeiss) Schinz & Thellung
Kochia scoparia var. culta (Farwell) Bailey

Common names
Name Language
kochia English (US)
Mexican burning bush English (US)
Mexican fireweed English (US)
mock cypress English
summer cypress English
Besenkraut German
Besenradmelde German
Feuerbusch German
Sommerzypresse German
Studentenkraut German
ansérine à balais French
bassia à balais French
belvédère French
kochia à balais French
kochie French
albahaca larga Spanish
alfalfa criolla Spanish (AR)
alfalfa de los pobres Spanish (AR)
arbolito Spanish
barriola Spanish
ceñiglo de jardín Spanish
emperadores Spanish
mirabel Spanish
pinito de Cádiz Spanish
pinolica Spanish
belvedere Italian
granata comune Italian
studentenkruid Dutch
belverde Portuguese
mirabela Portuguese
valverde Portuguese
kvastmålla Swedish
sommarcypress Swedish
hôkigi Japanese
ホウキギ Japanese
кохия веничная Russian
летний кипарис Russian
прутняк веничный Russian
sommercypres Danish
kostmelde Norwegian
kesäsypressi Finnish
ateştopu Turkish
kocheyat hammachbed Hebrew
קוֹכְיַת הַמַּכְבֵּד Hebrew
mietelnik żakula Polish
kerti seprűfű Hungarian
vesszős seprűfű Hungarian
micukthi si fshesë Albanian
дворна метла Bulgarian
обикновена метла Bulgarian
mirambell silvestre Catalan
dì fū Chinese
地肤 Chinese
metlasta metlica Croatian
bytel metlatý Czech
bytel metlovitý Czech
aedkohhia Estonian
põõsasmalts Estonian
νεροκυπάρισσο Greek
댑싸리 Korean
daep ssa ri Korean
slotiņu kohija Latvian
šluotelinė kochija Lithuanian
mături Romanian
обична метла Serbian
basia metlovitá Slovak
kochia metlovitá Slovak
navadni metlovec Slovene
віниччя справжнє Ukrainian