EPPO Global Database

Gloxinia perennis(GOXPE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: GOXPE
  • Preferred name: Gloxinia perennis
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Fritsch


South America (north to Peru and Brazil). Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in India, Central America, Caribbean

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gloxinia maculata L'Héritier

Common names
Name Language
gloxinia English
Gloxinie German
gueule de loup French
herbe à la veuve French