EPPO Global Database

Clethra arborea(CXEAR)

Code created in: 2001-10-07

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CXEAR
  • Preferred name: Clethra arborea
  • Authority: Aiton


Madeira, endemic (or possibly naturalized via an ancient introduction from Indonesia). Also introduced in the Azores from Madeira as an ornamental, and widely naturalized

Common names
Name Language
lily-of-the-valley tree English
clethra arbustif French
folhadeiro Portuguese
folhado Portuguese