EPPO Global Database

Triticum durum(TRZDU)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO code: TRZDU
  • Preferred name: Triticum durum
  • Authority: Desfontaines

Notes

A tetraploid wheat, derived from T. turgidum (q.v.), now widely cultivated as hard wheat, used for production of pasta, couscous etc. 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Triticum pyramidale Percival
Triticum turgidum subsp. durum (Desfontaines) Husnache

Common names
Name Language
твърда пшеница Bulgarian
blat dur Catalan
tvrdá pšenice Czech
Durumweizen German
Glasweizen German
Hartweizen German
durum wheat English
flint wheat English
hard wheat English
macaroni wheat English
pasta wheat English
trigo duro Spanish
trigo fanfarrón Spanish
trigo fideos Spanish
trigo maccaronero Spanish
trigo moruno Spanish
trigo semolero Spanish
blé dur French
pšenica  Croatian
keményszemű búza Hungarian
frumento duro Italian
grano duro Italian
harde tarwe Dutch
пшеница твёрдая Russian
pšenica tvrdá Slovak
trda pšenica Slovene
grurë Albanian
тврда пшеница Serbian
hårdvete Swedish
makarnalık buğday Turkish