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