EPPO Global Database

Bacopa rotundifolia(BAORO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BAORO
  • Preferred name: Bacopa rotundifolia
  • Authority: (Michaux) Wettstein


North America. Cultivated as an aquarium plant, and introduced as such into many countries worldwide. Potentially invasive, for example in Japan

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bramia rotundifolia Britton
Herpestis rotundifolia Pursh

Common names
Name Language
disc water hyssop English (US)
round-leaf water hyssop English
rundblättrige Fettblatt German
bacopa à feuilles rondes French
ukiazena Japanese
ウキアゼナ Japanese