EPPO Global Database

Cochlospermum vitifolium(COKVI)

Code created in: 2001-10-07

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: COKVI
  • Preferred name: Cochlospermum vitifolium
  • Authority: (Willdenow) Sprengel


Mexico, Central America, Caribbean. Cultivated as an ornamental tree. Its synonym Maximilianea vitifolia has led to a confusion with Maximiliana or Maximiliania, names that refer to a genus of palms (Arecaceae)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Maximilianea vitifolia (Willdenow) Krug & Urban

Common names
Name Language
Brazilian rose English
buttercup tree English
wild cotton English
Butterblumenbaum German
rose du Pérou French
algodonillo Spanish
batata Spanish
bombón Spanish (NI)
carnestolenda Spanish
jicarillo Spanish (HN)
poroporo Spanish (BO)
rosa amarilla Spanish
tecomasuche Spanish (MX)
botão-de-ouro Portuguese
urucuri Portuguese
кохлоспермум виноградолистный Russian