EPPO Global Database

Perilla frutescens var. japonica(PRJFJ)

Code created in: 2010-01-23

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PRJFJ
  • Preferred name: Perilla frutescens var. japonica
  • Authority: (Hasskal) Hara


This variety of P. frutescens is widely cultivated for the oil obtained from the seeds . Naturalized in Japan

Common names
Name Language
oil perilla English
e-goma Japanese
エゴマ Japanese