EPPO Global Database

Origanum vulgare(ORIVU)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-17

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ORIVU
  • Preferred name: Origanum vulgare
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Europe to Black Sea, Caucasus and Russia, North Africa, Western Asia, Siberia, Central Asia, Himalayas, China. A wild plant which is not usually cultivated. The cultivated plant is O. majorana (q.v.) and the common names of the two are frequently confused. Introduced into North and South America

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Origanum vulgare subsp. vulgare Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
обикновен риган Bulgarian
риган Bulgarian
fainó Catalan
herba de butifarra Catalan
majorana Catalan
moraduix Catalan
orega Catalan
orenga Catalan
té roig Catalan
dobromysl obecná Czech
merian Danish
Dost German
echter Dost German
gemeiner Dost German
gewöhnlicher Dost German
Kostets German
Oregano German
wilder Dost German
wilder Majoran German
Wohlgemuthe German
αγριορίγανη Greek
bastard marjoram English
common marjoram English
pot marjoram English
wild marjoram English
furiégano Spanish
hierba botifarrera Spanish
orégano Spanish
orégano común Spanish
organo Spanish
perigüel Spanish
té rojo Spanish
zenojo Spanish
harilik pune Estonian
mäkimeirami Finnish
marjolaine French
marjolaine bâtarde French
marjolaine d'Angleterre French
marjolaine sauvage French
marjolaine vivace French
origan French
origan commun French
origan vulgaire French
pelevoué French
pied de lit French
thé rouge French
thym de berger French
obični mravinac Croatian
szurokfű Hungarian
acciughero Italian
arigano Italian
cornabusa Italian
maggiorana selvatica Italian
origano Italian
origano comune Italian
regano Italian
rianu Italian
rigano Italian
オレガノ Japanese
ハナハッカ Japanese
hanahakka Japanese
oregano Japanese
paprastasis raudonėlis Lithuanian
parastā raudene Latvian
wilde marjolein Dutch
bergmynte Norwegian
lebiodka pospolita Polish
manjerona Portuguese
șovîrv Romanian
душица обыкновенная Russian
pamajorán obyčajný Slovak
navadna dobra misel Slovene
çaj mali Albanian
mansuranë Albanian
rigon Albanian
обични мравинац Serbian
kungsmynta Swedish
lundmejram Swedish
karakınık Turkish
материнка звичайна Ukrainian
niú zhì Chinese
牛至 Chinese