EPPO Global Database

Cola acuminata(COHAC)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-08

Basic information
  • EPPO code: COHAC
  • Preferred name: Cola acuminata
  • Authority: (Pallas) Schott & Endlicher

Notes

Tropical Africa (western). Cultivated for the seeds which, besides their traditional local uses, are used in flavouring soft drinks


Common names
Name Language
cola English
cola nut English
Kolanußbaum German
arbre à kola French
cola French
kolatier French
cola Spanish
albero della cola Italian
kolanoot Dutch
cola Portuguese
ervilha-de-pombo Portuguese
jero Portuguese
obi Portuguese
kolaträd Swedish
кола заострённая Russian
kola zaostrzona Polish