EPPO Global Database

Plectranthus amboinicus(CXUAM)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CXUAM
  • Preferred name: Plectranthus amboinicus
  • Authority: (Loureiro) Sprengel

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 amboinicus Loureiro
Coleus aromaticus Bentham

Common names
Name Language
Indian borage English
Spanish thyme English