EPPO Global Database

Abutilon fruticosum(ABUFR)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ABUFR
  • Preferred name: Abutilon fruticosum
  • Authority: Guillemin & Perrotet


Southern Mediterranean, Western Asia (Arabia to Iran, Pakistan), India, Sénégal to Somalia, East Africa, Angola and Namibia to Zimbabwe, northern South Africa, USA (southern), Mexico

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Abutilon denticulatum (Fresenius) Webb
Abutilon texense Torrey & A. Gray

Common names
Name Language
desert mallow English
sweet Indian mallow English
Texas Indian mallow English
pelotazo Spanish
abbutilon hassiach Hebrew
אַבּוּטִילוֹן הַשִּׂיחַ Hebrew
abū ṭīlūn šǧīrī Arabic
أبو طيلون شجيري Arabic