EPPO Global Database

Coleus amboinicus(CXUAM)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CXUAM
  • Preferred name: Coleus amboinicus
  • Authority: Loureiro

Notes

Western Asia, Indian peninsula, parts of southern Africa. Introduced in China (Taiwan), southeast Asia, Madagascar, USA (Florida), Mexico, Central America, South America (northern)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Coleus aromaticus Bentham
Plectranthus amboinicus (Loureiro) Sprengel

Common names
Name Language
Indian borage English
Spanish thyme English