EPPO Global Database

Batis maritima(BAGMA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BAGMA
  • Preferred name: Batis maritima
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Coasts of USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northern). Often grows in association with mangroves

Common names
Name Language
beachwort English
pickleweed English
saltwort English (US)
turtleweed English
kanfir French
soude des Antilles French
barilla Spanish
hierba de vidrio Spanish (CU)
perejil de costa Spanish (CU)
planta de sal Spanish
verdolaga rosada Spanish