EPPO Global Database

Coleus tuberosus(CXURO)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CXURO
  • Preferred name: Coleus tuberosus
  • Authority: (Blume) Bentham

Notes

India, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia. Introduced in some countries of western and southern Africa, Madagascar


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Coleus parviflorus Bentham
Coleus rotundifolius (Poiret) Chevalier & Perrotet
Plectranthus rotundifolius (Poiret) Sprengel
Solenostemon rotundifolius (Poiret) Morton

Common names
Name Language
country potato English
hausa potato English
Sudan potato English
Madagaskar-Kartoffel German
pomme de terre de Madagascar French
batateira-do-sudão Portuguese
ratala Portuguese