EPPO Global Database

Hibiscus surattensis(HIBSU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HIBSU
  • Preferred name: Hibiscus surattensis
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia (Malaya, Borneo, Philippines), China (southern), Senegal to Cameroon, Sudan and Ethiopia to Angola and Mozambique, South Africa

Common names
Name Language
comfort root English
oseille de Malabar French