EPPO Global Database

Petroselinum crispum(PARCR)

Code created in: 2004-04-17

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PARCR
  • Preferred name: Petroselinum crispum
  • Authority: (Miller) Fuss


This is the cultivated plant. Its origin is uncertain, though possibly in the Central Mediterranean region. Widely cultivated as a culinary herb, in many varieties, often occurring as a casual weed. Introduced in most of Euromediterranean region, Central Asia, Indochina, South Africa, Central and South America 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Apium petroselinum Linnaeus
Petroselinum hortense Hoffmann
Petroselinum sativum Hoffmann

Common names
Name Language
garden parsley English
parsley English
Blattpetersilie German
Gartenpetersilie German
Peterchen German
Peterlein German
Peterling German
Petersilie German
persil French
persil crépu French
persil cultivé French
perejil Spanish
perejil en rama Spanish
perexil Spanish
prejil Spanish
petroselino Italian
pretosemolo Italian
prezzemolo Italian
prezzemolo comune Italian
peterselie Dutch
tuinpeterselie Dutch
salsa Portuguese
salsa-comum Portuguese
salsa-hortense Portuguese
persilja Swedish
orandazeri Japanese
paseri Japanese
オランダゼリ Japanese
パセリ Japanese
невестица Russian
петроселинява трава Russian
петросилия Russian
петрушка Russian
петрушка кудрявая Russian
persille Danish
persille Norwegian
persilja Finnish
maydanoz Turkish
pietruszka zwyczajny Polish
petrezselyem Hungarian
majdanoz Albanian
perejil Aragonese
prexil Aragonese
perrejila Basque
perrexila Basque
магданоз Bulgarian
chulibert Catalan
givert Catalan
julivert en rama Catalan
julivert ver Catalan
junivert Catalan
juvavert Catalan
ōu qín Chinese
欧芹 Chinese
peršin  Croatian
petržel obecná Czech
aedpetersell Estonian
peirsil gharraí Irish
cirtainais pētersīlis Latvian
lapinės petražolės Lithuanian
sėjamoji petražolė Lithuanian
jimbert Occitan
jumbert Occitan
peirast Occitan
perassi Occitan
peyrassilh Occitan
petržlen záhradný Slovak
pravi peteršilj Slovene
пертрушка кучерява Ukrainian
persli Welsh