EPPO Global Database

Dialium guineense(DJAGU)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: DJAGU
  • Preferred name: Dialium guineense
  • Authority: Willdenow

Notes

Tropical West Africa. Cultivated in the tropics as a shade tree, its seeds are surrounded by an edible pulp which is used in preserves 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Dialium indicum Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
velvet tamarind English
Samt-Tamarinde German
tamarinier velours French
диалиум гвинейский Russian