EPPO Global Database

Bauhinia tomentosa(BAUTO)

Overview
Code created in: 2012-09-30

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BAUTO
  • Preferred name: Bauhinia tomentosa
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Western Asia, Africa from Sudan to South Africa. Cultivated as an ornamental shrub. Introduced in Himalayas, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, China (including Taiwan), Indochina, Malesia, Caribbean, New Guinea


Common names
Name Language
bell bauhinia English
bush neat's foot English (ZA)
St Thomas tree English
yellow bauhinia English
gelbe Bauhinie German
bosbeesklou Afrikaans