EPPO Global Database

Aegle marmelos(AELMA)

Overview
Code created in: 2001-11-13

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AELMA
  • Preferred name: Aegle marmelos
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Corrêa

Notes

India, Bangladesh. Introduced in Himalayas, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia, China. Fruits are used medicinally


Common names
Name Language
bael fruit English
bael tree English
Bengal quince English
golden apple English
Indian bael English
Japanese bitter orange English
stone apple English
wood apple English
Bälbaum German
Belbaum German
Schleimapfelbaum German
bel indien French
cognassier du Bengale French
slijmappelboom Dutch
marmeleiro-da-Índia Portuguese
marmeleiro-de-Bengala Portuguese
sirifoles Portuguese
mù jú Chinese
木橘 Chinese
bel Indonesian