EPPO Global Database

Adenostemma viscosum(AOSLA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AOSLA
  • Preferred name: Adenostemma viscosum
  • Authority: Forster


Western Himalayas, China (including Taiwan), Japan (Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, Ryukyu islands), Korea, Indochina, Malesia,  most of Africa, Australia. Introduced in Central America, South America (northwest). The name A. lavenia is also used by some authors for an endemic species in Sri Lanka

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Adenostemma lavenia (Linnaeus) Kuntze
Adenostemma tinctorium Cassini

Common names
Name Language
sticky daisy English
färbende Fleckblume German
numa-daikon Japanese
ヌマダイコン Japanese
xià tián jú Chinese
下田菊 Chinese
물머위 Korean
진득찰아재비 Korean
jin deuk chal a jae bi Korean
mul meo wi Korean