EPPO Global Database

Nasturtium officinale(NAAOF)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: NAAOF
  • Preferred name: Nasturtium officinale
  • Authority: Brown

Notes

Practically all Euromediterranean region, Caucasus, Central Asia. Widely cultivated as a salad vegetable, and introduced and naturalized in temperate regions of the world, including North America

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Nasturtium fontanum Ascherson
Nasturtium nasturtium-aquaticum (Linnaeus) Karsten
Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum (Linnaeus) Hayek
Sisymbrium nasturtium Thunberg

Common names
Name Language
поточарка Bulgarian
creixen ver Catalan
potočnice lékařská Czech
tykskulpet brøndkarse Danish
echte Brunnenkresse German
gemeine Brunnenkresse German
ναστούρτιον φαρμακευτικόν Greek
νεροκάρδαμο Greek
watercress English
balsamita mayor Spanish
berraza Spanish
berrera Spanish
berro Spanish
berro de agua Spanish
berro de fuente Spanish
chijchi Spanish (BO)
mastuerzo acuático Spanish
mastuerzo de agua Spanish
occoruru Spanish (BO)
ürt-allikkress Estonian
isovesikrassi Finnish
cresson de fontaine French
cresson officinal French
garger hannechalim Hebrew
גַּרְגֵּר הַנְּחָלִים Hebrew
ljekovita potočarka Croatian
orvosi vízitorma Hungarian
vízitorma Hungarian
brunnperla Icelandic
crescione acquatico Italian
crescione aquatico Italian
crescione d'acqua Italian
crescione di fonte Italian
nasturcio acquatico Italian
nasturcio aquatico Italian
クレソン Japanese
オランダガラシ Japanese
オランダフゲラシ Japanese
kureson Japanese
orandafugerashi Japanese
orandagarashi Japanese
oranda-garashi Japanese
paprastasis rėžiukas Lithuanian
echte waterkers Dutch
witte waterkers Dutch
engelskarse Norwegian
năsturel Polish
rukiew wodna Polish
agrião-da-agua Portuguese
agrião-das-fontes Portuguese
agrião-do-rio Portuguese
agrião-silvestre Portuguese
năsturel medicinal Romanian
водяной кресс Russian
жеруха лекарственная Russian
настурция лекарственная Russian
potočnica lekárska Slovak
navadna vodna kreša Slovene
purqarku mjekësor Albanian
shelp Albanian
крстовник Serbian
перастолистна поточарка Serbian
kälkrasse Swedish
källfräne Swedish
källkrasse Swedish
suteresi Turkish
настурцiя лiкарська Ukrainian