EPPO Global Database

Prunus mume(PRNMM)

Code created in: 2001-11-10

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PRNMM
  • Preferred name: Prunus mume
  • Authority: Siebold & Zuccarini


China (central). Introduced in Japan, Korea and also other parts of China (including Taiwan, Tibet)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Armeniaca mume (Siebold & Zuccarini) Carrière

Common names
Name Language
Japanese apricot English
japanischer Aprikosenbaum German
abricotier du Japon French
albaricoquero del Japón Spanish
albicocco del Giappone Italian
damasqueiro-da-China Portuguese
ume Japanese
ウメ Japanese
абрикос японский Russian
муме Russian
слива японская Russian
매실나무 Korean
mae sil na mu Korean