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

Indian subcontinent, China. Cultivated as an ornamental and medicinal plant. Introduced in Western Asia, Korea, western Africa, South America (northern)



Other scientific names
Name Authority
Hibiscus manihot Linnaeus
Hibiscus tetraphyllus Roxburgh

Common names
Name Language
aibika English
hibiscus root English
sunset hibiscus English
Maniokeibisch German
aibika French
gumbo French
ketmie à feuilles de manioc French
aibika Spanish
hibisco comestible Spanish
hibisco dulce Spanish
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