EPPO Global Database

Spiranthes sinensis(SQTSI)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SQTSI
  • Preferred name: Spiranthes sinensis
  • Authority: (Persoon) Ames


Bangladesh, northeast India, Indochina (Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam), Malesia (Philippines), China (including Taiwan), Japan, New Guinea, Australia (Western). Unusually for an orchid, this species is a weed of parks and gardens in Japan

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Spiranthes amoena (Marschall von Bieberstein) Sprengel

Common names
Name Language
Chinese spiranthes English
spiranthe de Chine French
mojizuri Japanese
nejibana Japanese
ネジバナ Japanese
モジズリ Japanese
скрученник китайский Russian
скрученник приятный Russian
shòu cǎo Chinese
绶草 Chinese
скрученик приємний Ukrainian