EPPO Global Database

Zingiber mioga(ZINMI)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ZINMI
  • Preferred name: Zingiber mioga
  • Authority: (Thunberg) Roscoe


China (central and southern, including Taiwan), Japan (Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu). Cultivated in Japan and elsewhere for its edible shoots. Introduced in Korea

Common names
Name Language
Japanese ginger English
mioga ginger English
Japan-Ingwer German
gingembre japonais French
jengibre myoga Spanish
Japanse gember Dutch
gengibre-do-japão Portuguese
gengibre-mioga Portuguese
myôga Japanese
ミョウガ Japanese
имбирь японский Russian
Japansk ingefær Danish
imbir japoński Polish
imbir mioga Polish
ráng hé Chinese
蘘荷 Chinese
양하 Korean
yang ha Korean