EPPO Global Database

Albizia lebbeck(ALBLE)

Last modification: 2002-07-18

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ALBLE
  • Preferred name: Albizia lebbeck
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Bentham


Western Asia (Pakistan), Himalayas, India to Indochina, Sri Lanka. Introduced in China (including Taiwan), eastern Indochina, Malesia, most of Africa (except southern Mediterranean, southern Africa), Madagascar, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest), New Guinea, Australia

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Acacia lebbeck (Linnaeus) Willdenow

Common names
Name Language
chatterbox tree English
East Indian walnut English
flea tree English
frywood English
Indian siris English
kokko English
lebbeck English
lebbek tree English
whistling bean English
woman's-tongue tree English
Andamanen-Kokko German
Lebachbaum German
acacia lebbeck French
bois noir French
ébénier d'Orient French
canjuro Spanish (MX)
mataratón Spanish (PA)
albizia indiana Italian
kuò jiá hé huān Chinese
阔荚合欢 Chinese