EPPO Global Database

Averrhoa carambola(AVRCA)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-10-07

Basic information
  • EPPO code: AVRCA
  • Preferred name: Averrhoa carambola
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Southeast Asia. Cultivated as an  ornamental tree and for its fruits, and introduced throughout the tropics and subtropics. 


Common names
Name Language
karambola obecná Czech
Karambolabaum German
caramba English
carambola English
country gooseberry English
star fruit English
carambolo Spanish
mimbro redondo Spanish (ES)
karambola Finnish
carambolier vrai French
karambola Croatian
carambola Italian
ゴレンシ Japanese
スターフルツ Japanese
gorenshi Japanese
sutâfurutsu Japanese
carambola Dutch
oskomian pospolity Polish
caramboleira Portuguese
карамбола Russian
karambola Slovene
carambola Swedish