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

Western Asia, Central Asia, Himalayas, Bangladesh, Myanmar, eastern Africa.  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
ajowan English
ajowan caraway English
ägyptischer Scharfsame German
ägyptisches Ammei German
Ajowan German
ajouan French
ajowan French
ammi égyptien French
ajwain Spanish
ajowan Dutch
ajowan Swedish
ажгон Russian
айован душистый Russian
коптский тмин Russian
тмин индийский Russian
шабрий Russian
ajwan Danish
koptilainen kumina Finnish
kamnonit koppetit Hebrew
כַּמְנוֹנִית קוֹפְּטִית Hebrew
ajovan Hungarian
kmín koptský Czech