EPPO Global Database

Emilia coccinea(EMICO)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: EMICO
  • Preferred name: Emilia coccinea
  • Authority: (Sims) G. Don

Notes

Tropical Africa. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Indian peninsula, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Korea, Australia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cacalia coccinea Sims
Emilia flammea Cassini
Emilia sagittata (Vahl) de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
Cupid’s paintbrush English
red thistle English
scarlet tasselflower English
tassel flower English
cucolie écarlate French
émilie French
beninigana Japanese
efudegiku Japanese
kakaria Japanese
エフデギク Japanese
カカリア Japanese
ベニニガナ Japanese
эмилия огненно-красная Russian
эмилия ярко-красная Russian
róng yīng jú Chinese
绒缨菊 Chinese
불꽃씀바귀 Korean
bul kkot sseum ba gwi Korean