EPPO Global Database

Piliostigma rufescens(BAURU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BAURU
  • Preferred name: Piliostigma rufescens
  • Authority: (Lamarck) Bentham


Southern Mediterranean (Algeria), Sénégal to Sudan, Guinée to Nigeria and Cameroon. Cultivated as an ornamental

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Adenolobus rufescens (Lamarck) Schmitz
Bauhinia adansonia Guillemin & Perrotet
Bauhinia rufescens Lamarck

Common names
Name Language
silver butterfly tree English