EPPO Global Database

Bocconia frutescens(BOCFR)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BOCFR
  • Preferred name: Bocconia frutescens
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Mexico, Central America, Caribbean  (Cuba to Jamaica, Puerto Rico), South America (Venezuela to Peru, northern Argentina). Introduced in Sri Lanka, Malesia (Java), USA (Hawaii)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
John Crow bush English
parrot weed English
plume poppy English
tree celandine English
strauchiger Federmohn German
bocconie frutescente French
grande chélidoine French
chilacolote blanco Spanish (ES)
jocote de fraile Spanish (ES)