EPPO Global Database

Sorghum halepense(SORHA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-07-22

Basic information
  • EPPO code: SORHA
  • Preferred name: Sorghum halepense
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Persoon

Notes

Southern and eastern Mediterranean, Caucasus, Western Asia, Central Asia, India, southeast Asia. Introduced into western and central Europe, China, Japan, Korea, Russian Far East, Africa (mainly central and southern), North, Central and South America, New Guinea, New Zealand. Reputedly one of the "world's worst weeds"

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Andropogon halepense (Linnaeus) Brotero
Andropogon halepensis (Linnaeus) Brotero
Holcus halepensis (Linnaeus) Brotero
Sorghum halepense var. muticum (Hackel) Grossheim

Common names
Name Language
aleppo grass English
Aleppo grass English
cuba grass English
Johnson grass English
Aleppo-Bartgras German
Aleppo-Hirse German
Aleppo-Mohrenhirse German
Johnsongras German
Kubagras German
wilde Mohrenhirse German
Wildsorgum German
herbe de Cuba French
herbe de Guinée French
houlque d'Alep French
sorgho d'Alep French
almijera Spanish
cañota Spanish
canuela Spanish (CU)
hierba Don Carlos Spanish (CU)
hierba Johnson Spanish
pasto Johnson Spanish
pasto polaco Spanish (HN)
pasto ruso Spanish (HN)
sorgo Spanish
sorgo Alepo Spanish (UY)
zacate Johnson Spanish (HN)
canestrello Italian
cannarecchia Italian
cannerecchia Italian
dente cavallino Italian
melgastro Italian
melghetta Italian
sagginella Italian
sorghetta Italian
sorghetto Italian
sorgo d'Aleppo Italian
sorgo selvatico Italian
johnsongras Dutch
wilde sorgo Dutch
capim-argentino Portuguese
capim-massambara Portuguese (BR)
sorgo-bravo Portuguese
sorgo-de-alepo Portuguese
ogräsdurra Swedish
セイバンモロコシ Japanese
ノギナシセイバンモロコシ Japanese
noginashi-seibanmorokoshi Japanese
seibanmorokoshi Japanese
sei-ban-morokoshi Japanese
гумай Russian
джонсонова трава Russian
сорго алеппское Russian
сорго алепское Russian
vild durra Danish
jonsonindurra Finnish
ekin süpürgesi Turkish
durah aram=tzova Hebrew
דּוּרַת אֲרַם=צוֹבָא Hebrew
sorgo alepskie Polish
fenyércirok Hungarian
talla Albanian
tallë Albanian
балур Bulgarian
болур Bulgarian
халепска трева Bulgarian
canyota Catalan
shí máo Chinese
石茅 Chinese
piramidalni sirak Croatian
čirok halabský Czech
čirok halepský Czech
βέλιουρας Greek
halebas sorgo Latvian
alepinis sorgas Lithuanian
costrei Romanian
балур Serbian
дивљи сирак Serbian
коштан Serbian
cirok alepský Slovak
cirok halebský Slovak
divji sirek Slovene
сорго алепське Ukrainian