EPPO Global Database

Bauhinia forficata(BAUFO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BAUFO
  • Preferred name: Bauhinia forficata
  • Authority: Link


Argentina, Brazil (central, southern). One of the main cultivated Bauhinias worldwide

Common names
Name Language
spiny bull-hoof English
white orchid tree English
pata de vaca Spanish
cascão-de-vaca Portuguese (BR)
mororó Portuguese (BR)
pata-de-boi Portuguese (BR)
pata-de-vaca Portuguese (BR)
unha-de-vaca Portuguese (BR)