EPPO Global Database

Trachyspermum ammi(TCSAM)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO code: TCSAM
  • Preferred name: Trachyspermum ammi
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Sprague

Notes

India (south). Long naturalized in Mediterranean (eastern) and Western Asia. Casual in Europe. Cultivated as a spice plant like cumin or caraway 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Trachyspermum copticum (Linnaeus) Link

Common names
Name Language
kmín koptský Czech
ajwan Danish
ägyptischer Scharfsame German
ägyptisches Ammei German
Ajowan German
ajowan English
ajowan caraway English
ajwain Spanish
koptilainen kumina Finnish
ajouan French
ajowan French
ammi égyptien French
kamnonit koppetit Hebrew
כַּמְנוֹנִית קוֹפְּטִית Hebrew
ajovan Hungarian
ajowan Dutch
ажгон Russian
айован душистый Russian
коптский тмин Russian
тмин индийский Russian
шабрий Russian
ajowan Swedish