EPPO Global Database

Catha edulis(CAVED)

Code created in: 2002-09-15

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CAVED
  • Preferred name: Catha edulis
  • Authority: (Vahl) Endlicher


Tropical Africa (eastern and central) to South Africa. Introduced in Western Asia

Common names
Name Language
Arabian tea English
khat English
Abessiniertee German
arabischer Kathstrauch German
khat French
cat Spanish
miraa Spanish
té de Arabia Spanish
tschat Spanish
cat Italian
ciat Italian
cafa Portuguese
cata Portuguese
cate Portuguese
chá-da-arábia Portuguese