EPPO Global Database

Abelmoschus manihot(HIBMA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-19

Basic information
  • EPPO code: HIBMA
  • Preferred name: Abelmoschus manihot
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Medicus

Notes

China (southern), India, Nepal. Cultivated as an ornamental and medicinal plant


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Hibiscus manihot Linnaeus
Hibiscus tetraphyllus Roxburgh

Common names
Name Language
Maniokeibisch German
aibika English
hibiscus root English
sunset hibiscus English
aibika Spanish
hibisco comestible Spanish
hibisco dulce Spanish
aibika French
gumbo French
ketmie à feuilles de manioc French
トロロ Japanese
クサダモ Japanese
トロロアオイ Japanese
kusadamo Japanese
tororo Japanese
tororo-aoi Japanese
гибискус маниоковый Russian
huáng shǔ kuí Chinese
黄蜀葵 Chinese