EPPO Global Database

Drymaria cordata(DRYCO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: DRYCO
  • Preferred name: Drymaria cordata
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Schultes


Most of tropical Africa, Mexico, Central America, South America (except southern cone). Introduced in Indian peninsula, Japan, southeast Asia, USA (southeast), Caribbean

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Drymaria diandra Blume

Common names
Name Language
heart-leaf drymary English (US)
tropical chickweed English (AU)
West Indian chickweed English
whitesnow English
mouron blanc French
golondrina Spanish (CR)
hierba de estrella Spanish
hierba del rayo Spanish (ES)
malva perulera Spanish (NI)
nervillo Spanish (HN)
palitaria Spanish (HN)
petalillo Spanish (HN)
mastruco-do-brejo Portuguese (BR)
pega-pinto Portuguese (BR)