EPPO Global Database

Aloe vera(ALFVE)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-11

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ALFVE
  • Preferred name: Aloe vera
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Burman

Notes

Western Asia. Cultivated as a herbal, medicinal and ornamental plant. Introduced in Mediterranean, Indian subcontinent, China, southeast Asia, eastern Africa, USA, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest), Australia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aloe barbadensis Miller
Aloe vulgaris Lamarck

Common names
Name Language
Barbados aloe English
Mediterranean aloe English
true aloe English
echte Alö German
aloès officinal French
aloès vrai French
acíbar Spanish
áloe de Barbados Spanish
áloe de Curazao Spanish
apabila Spanish
babosa Spanish
gamonita Spanish
hierba babosa Spanish
pita perfoliada Spanish
pita zabila Spanish
sabila Spanish
sábila Spanish
zabila Spanish (MX)
zabin Spanish
zabira Spanish
zadiva Spanish
zambana Spanish
aloe vera Italian
aloë Dutch
áloe-dos-barbados Portuguese
áloe-vera Portuguese
azebre-vegetal Portuguese
babosa Portuguese
cacto-dos-aflitos Portuguese
cura-câncros Portuguese
erva-azebra Portuguese
erva-babosa Portuguese
erva-que-arde Portuguese
planta-dos-milagres Portuguese
planta-mistério Portuguese
planta-que-cura Portuguese
äkta aloe Swedish
アロエ Japanese
アロエベラ Japanese
aroe Japanese
aroe vera Japanese
алоэ вера Russian
lääkeaaloe Finnish
sarısabır Turkish
alo verah Hebrew
אלוורה Hebrew
aloes zwyczajny Polish
barbadosi aloé Hungarian
orvosi aloé Hungarian
adzabara Catalan
azever Catalan
bàlsam Catalan
cever Catalan
etsevara vera Catalan
pites Catalan
lú huì Chinese
芦荟 Chinese
aloe pravá Czech