EPPO Global Database

Faidherbia albida(ACAAB)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-09-14

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ACAAB
  • Preferred name: Faidherbia albida
  • Authority: (Delile) Chevalier

Notes

Southern Mediterranean, from Algeria to Syria, Western Asia, Africa (practically all). Used medicinally. Introduced in Indian peninsula


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Acacia albida Delile
Acacia gyrocarpa Hochstetter
Acacia leucocephala Link
Acacia saccharata Bentham

Common names
Name Language
ana tree English
apple-ring acacia English
balanzan tree English
winter-thorn English
weiße Akazie German
arbre blanc French
balanzan French
kade French
espinheiro Portuguese
акация белая Russian
shittah malbinah Hebrew
שִׁטָּה מַלְבִּינָה Hebrew
áfrâ Arabic
talh lebyed Arabic