EPPO Global Database

Pimpinella anisum(PIMAN)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PIMAN
  • Preferred name: Pimpinella anisum
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Turkey. Cultivated as a flavouring agent for drinks and sweets. Widely cultivated in Europe and other continents,  as in China, India and South America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Anisum vulgare Gärtner

Common names
Name Language
анасон Bulgarian
bedrník anýz Czech
anis Danish
Anis German
υλικάνισαο Greek
anise English
sweet cumin English
anis Spanish
anisruoho Finnish
anis French
anis vert French
kamnon ha'anis Hebrew
כַּמְנוֹן הָאָנִיס Hebrew
anis  Croatian
ánizs Hungarian
illatos ánizs Hungarian
anacio Italian
anice verde Italian
anice vero Italian
anijs Dutch
anis Norwegian
biedrzeniec anyż Polish
anis Portuguese
erva-doce Portuguese
anason Romanian
анис обыкновенный Russian
aníz voňavý Slovak
bedrovník anízový Slovak
koromač Slovene
anasoni Albanian
anis Swedish
anason Turkish
аніс звичайний Ukrainian
huí qín Chinese
茴芹 Chinese