EPPO Global Database

Vaccinium oxycoccos(VACOX)

Overview
Last modification: 1999-10-17

Basic information
  • EPPO code: VACOX
  • Preferred name: Vaccinium oxycoccos
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Europe (except Iberian peninsula and Balkans), Siberia, Russian Far East, North America (western and eastern, "interrupted circumpolar"). The European cranberry is edible, but not cultivated to any significant extent


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Oxycoccus palustris Persoon
Oxycoccus quadripetalus Gilibert

Common names
Name Language
klikva bahenní Czech
almindelig tranebær Danish
tranebær Danish
gemeine Moosbeere German
gewöhnliche Moosbeere German
Großtorfbeere German
kleinfrüchtige Moosbeere German
Kranichbeere German
Moosbeere German
Sumpfmoosbeere German
vierkronblättrige Moosbeere German
cranberry English
European cranberry English
mossberry English
small cranberry English
harilik jõhvikas Estonian
isokarpalo Finnish
canneberge French
canneberge des marais French
myrtille des marais French
tőzegáfonya Hungarian
mirtillo di palude Italian
mirtillo palustre Italian
ossiococco palustre Italian
vaccinio delle paludi Italian
ツルコケモモ Japanese
tsurukokemomo Japanese
paprastoji spalgena Lithuanian
paprastoji spanguolė Lithuanian
lielā dzērvene Latvian
kleine veenbes Dutch
veenbes Dutch
tranebær Norwegian
żurawina błotna Polish
клюква болотная Russian
клюква обыкновенная Russian
Klikva bahenní Slovak
dlakava mahovnica Slovene
tranbär Swedish