EPPO Global Database

Ageratina adenophora(EUPAD)

Code created in: 2004-04-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: EUPAD
  • Preferred name: Ageratina adenophora
  • Authority: (Sprengel) King & Robinson


Native to Mexico. A noxious weed. Introduced in western Europe and Mediterranean Basin, Africa, Asia and Oceania.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Eupatorium adenophorum Sprengel
Eupatorium glandulosum Kunth

Common names
Name Language
Crofton weed English (AU)
Mexican devil English
pamakani English (US)
sticky eupatorium English (US)
sticky snakewort English
white thoroughwort English
drüsentragender Wasserdost German
agératine du Mexique French
eupatoire blanc French
ageratina Spanish
espumilla Spanish
hediondo Spanish
abundáncia Portuguese
inça-muito Portuguese
агератина железистая Russian