EPPO Global Database

Sorghum nervosum(SORVN)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SORVN
  • Preferred name: Sorghum nervosum
  • Authority: Schultes


This Chinese variety of sorghum is not now considered to merit a separate scientific name, and is now known simply as a form of S. bicolor

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Sorghum vulgare var. nervosum (Hack) Forbes & Hemsley

Common names
Name Language
Chinese sorghum English
kaoliang English
Kaulianghirse German