EPPO Global Database

Epiphyllum oxypetalum(EPYOX)

Code created in: 2001-09-30

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: EPYOX
  • Preferred name: Epiphyllum oxypetalum
  • Authority: (de Candolle) Haworth


Mexico, Central America. Introduced in Caribbean, South America (eastern) 

Common names
Name Language
Dutchman's-pipe cactus English
lady of the night English
queen of night English
belle de nuit French
berceau de Moïse French
gekkabijin Japanese
ゲッカビジン Japanese
tán huā Chinese
昙花 Chinese