EPPO Global Database

Smilax aspera(SMIAS)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-21

Basic information
  • EPPO code: SMIAS
  • Preferred name: Smilax aspera
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Mediterranean, extending to western Asia, Indian subcontinent, China, Indochina, Sahel, central Africa. A pernicious weed of abandoned land. The young shoots are edible


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Smilax nigra Willdenow
Smilax pendulina Lowe

Common names
Name Language
European green brier English
prickly ivy English
rough bindweed English
rauhe Stechwinde German
stachelige Stechwinde German
Stechwinde German
gramin de montagne French
liseron épineux French
liset piquant French
salsepareille French
salsepareille d'Europe French
smilax rude French
cerrajuda Spanish
legra-campo Spanish
salsaparilla Spanish
uva de perro Spanish
zarza morisca Spanish
zarzaparilla Spanish
zarzaparilla de España Spanish
zarzaparilla de la tierra Spanish
zarzaparilla del país Spanish
zarzaparilla montaraz Spanish
zarzaparilla morisca Spanish
rogo-cervone Italian
salsapariglia nostrale Italian
salsapariglia nostrana Italian
smilace Italian
stracchiabrache Italian
alagação Portuguese
alegra-campo Portuguese
alegra-cão Portuguese
legacão Portuguese
recama Portuguese
salsaparrilha Portuguese
salsaparrilha-bastarda Portuguese
salsaparrilha-brava Portuguese
salsaparrilha-do-reino Portuguese
salsaparrilha-indígena Portuguese
salsaparrilha-rugosa Portuguese
silvamar Portuguese
cассапариль шероховатый Russian
смилакс шероховатый Russian
akdeniz saparnası Turkish
gıcırdikeni Turkish
kisosit kotzanit Hebrew
קִיסוֹסִית קוֹצָנִית Hebrew
morenxa Albanian
morenxë Albanian
arinyols Catalan
aritja Catalan
arítjol Catalan
heura del diable Catalan
heura espinosa Catalan
matavelles Catalan
sarsa d'Espanya Catalan
sarsaparella Catalan
suì bá qiā Chinese
穗菝葜 Chinese
crvena tetivika Croatian
αρκουδόβατος Greek
σμίλαξ η τραχεία Greek
salsa pajżana Maltese
hrapavi oponec Slovene