EPPO Global Database

Allamanda cathartica(ALWCA)

Code created in: 2002-02-21

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ALWCA
  • Preferred name: Allamanda cathartica
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Central America, South America (northern, Brazil). Cultivated as an outdoor ornamental in the tropics, and as a houseplant elsewhere. Introduced in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia, China, parts of southern Africa, Madagascar, Mexico

Common names
Name Language
butter cup English
common trumpetvine English
golden trumpet English
yellow allamanda English
Allamande German
Goldtrompete German
allamanda jaune French
liane à lait French
monette jaune French
trompette dorée French
alamanda Spanish
amanda Spanish
campana Spanish
copa de oro Spanish
flor de mantequilla Spanish
jazmín de Cuba Spanish
San José Spanish
trompeta amarilla Spanish
trompeta de oro Spanish
trompeta dorada Spanish
allamanda Italian
alamanda Portuguese (BR)
alamanda-dourada Portuguese
dedal-de-dama Portuguese (BR)
flor-de-manteiga Portuguese
orelia Portuguese (BR)
santamaria Portuguese (BR)
aramanda Japanese
アラマンダ Japanese
алламанда слабительная Russian
ruǎn zhī huáng chán Chinese
软枝黄蝉 Chinese