Blitum virgatum L.

Strawberry goosefoot

source: WildBoar (2010), Wikimedia Commons (pub.domain)
source: WildBoar (2010), Wikimedia Commons (pub.domain)


GrinTax Blitum virgatum L.
The Plant list Chenopodium foliosum Ascherson
English name Strawberry goosefoot

Crop relationship
Spinach tertiary genepool

FLORON data (2014)
Indigeneity ingeburgerd 19e eeuw
Trend since 1950 stabiel of toename
Presence zeldzaam
Status thans niet bedreigd
Legal protection unlisted

© NDFF, 2015
© NDFF, 2015

Legend distribution maps

upper map:

  • red: locations of presence from year 2000 onwards
  • blue: previous localities where the species has not been observed anymore after 1999.
  • source:

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lower map:

Distribution area
Europe mountainous areas
Asia mountainous areas
Africa mountainous areas
North-America mountainous areas
South-America -
Australia -
source:, 2015
source:, 2015

Expected distribution due to climate change

Expected distribution area in 2070 in the European region and in the Netherlands compared with current suitable areas under an optimistic and a pessimistic climate change scenario (see: About CWRnl / Methodology). Click on a map to enlarge.


Optimistic scenario

Distribution data GBIF, January 2018. doi:10.15468/dl.xqookl
Distribution data GBIF, January 2018. doi:10.15468/dl.xqookl

Pessimistic scenario


Additional information