EPPO Global Database

Spiranthes sinensis(SQTSI)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

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


China, Japan, Korea, Russia (Far East), India, Malaysia, Australia.

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
ネジバナ Japanese
モジズリ Japanese
mojizuri Japanese
nejibana Japanese
скрученник китайский Russian
скрученник приятный Russian
shòu cǎo Chinese
绶草 Chinese
скрученик приємний Ukrainian