EPPO Global Database

Taraxacum officinale(TAROF)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-04-10

Basic information
  • EPPO code: TAROF
  • Preferred name: Taraxacum officinale
  • Authority: Weber

Notes

Widespread in Europe, Russian Far East, Asia, North and South America, introduced as a weed into most parts of the world. T. officinale can be taken to represent the large number of mostly apomictic microspecies into which the genus Taraxacum has been classified. Cultivated on a small scale as a blanched salad plant

WSSA list of weeds in North America



Other scientific names
Name Authority
Taraxacum dens-leonis Desfontaines
Taraxacum vulgare (Lamarck) Schrank

Common names
Name Language
blowball English
common dandelion English
dandelion English
milk gowan English
echter Löwenzahn German
Frühlingslöwenzahn German
gemeine Kuhblume German
gemeiner Löwenzahn German
gewöhnliche Kuhblume German
gewöhnlicher Löwenzahn German
gewöhnliches Pfaffenröhrlein German
gewöhnlikcher Löwenzahn German
Kettenblume German
Kuhblume German
Löwenzahn German
Wiesenlöwenzahn German
chicorée French
chopine French
cochet French
coq French
couronne de moine French
dent de lion French
florin d'or French
grain de pré French
laiteron French
laitue de chien French
liondent French
pissenlit French
pissenlit commun French
pissenlit officinal French
salade de taupe French
abuelitos Spanish
achicoria amarga Spanish
achicoria silvestre Spanish
amargo común Spanish
amargón Spanish
calceta Spanish
cardeña Spanish
carnabol Spanish
carnagüelo Spanish
carnaruelo Spanish
carneroles Spanish
carnibuelo Spanish
carnigüelo Spanish
carramocha Spanish
carrigüelos Spanish
chicoia Spanish
chicoira Spanish
chicoreta chicoria Spanish
chicoria amarilla Spanish (CO)
chinite del campo Spanish
cucos Spanish
diente de dragón Spanish
diente de león Spanish
encarnagüell Spanish
flor de macho Spanish
hadubellmout Spanish
hierba león Spanish
hocico de puerco Spanish
lecharina Spanish
lechiriega Spanish
lechugueta Spanish
litariega Spanish
meacamas Spanish
meacamas Spanish
moscallonera Spanish
pelosilla Spanish
perdegón Spanish
picadetas Spanish
pichaperros Spanish
piel de león Spanish
pixacama Spanish
radicheta Spanish (AR)
ramos del diablo Spanish
serraja Spanish
sopetas Spanish
taraxacón Spanish
teta de cabra Spanish
teta de vaca Spanish
xícoya Spanish
dente di leone Italian
pisciacane Italian
piscia cane Italian
piscialetto Italian
radichiella Italian
soffione Italian
tarassaco Italian
tarassaco comune Italian
gewone paardenbloem Dutch
paardebloem Dutch
amor-dos-homens Portuguese
bufas-de-lobo Portuguese
coroa-de-monge Portuguese
dente-de-leão Portuguese
frango Portuguese
o-teu-pai-é-careca Portuguese
quartilho Portuguese
taráxaco Portuguese
ogräsmaskros Swedish
vanlig maskros Swedish
セイヨウタンポポ Japanese
seiyô-tanpopo Japanese
одуванчик аптечный Russian
одуванчик лекарственный Russian
одуванчик обыкновенный Russian
almindelig mælkebøtte Danish
løvetann Norwegian
voikukka Finnish
mniszek pospolity Polish
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karda-bera Basque
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muga-belar Basque
txikori-belarra Basque
txuntxuçela Basque
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радика Bulgarian
abuelets Catalan
angelets Catalan
bufallums Catalan
calceta Catalan
camaroja Catalan
collons de gall Catalan
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enciamets Catalan
ferrexacó Catalan
herba queixalera Catalan
lletissó Catalan
lletissó de ruc Catalan
lletsó Catalan
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llicsó Catalan
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paraigües Catalan
pelosella Catalan
pixacà Catalan
pixallits Catalan
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queixals de vella Catalan
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xicoia Catalan
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xicoira de burro Catalan
ljekoviti maslačak Croatian
pampeliška lékařská Czech
pampeliška obecná Czech
smetanka lékařská Czech
harilik võilill Estonian
αγριοραδίκο Greek
ταράξακο φαρμακευτικό Greek
서양민들레 Korean
seo yang min deul re Korean
dziedniecības pienenes Latvian
paprastoji kiaulpienė Lithuanian
păpădia Romanian
обични маслачак Serbian
púpava lekárska Slovak
smetanka lékařská Slovak
navadni regrat Slovene
кульбаба звичайна Ukrainian
кульбаба лікарська Ukrainian