EPPO Global Database

Muehlenbeckia platyclada(HLCPL)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HLCPL
  • Preferred name: Muehlenbeckia platyclada
  • Authority: (von Müller) Meisner


New Guinea, Solomon Islands. Cultivated as an ornamental in the tropics, and as a house plant elsewhere. Introduced in Madeira, Mexico, Caribbean, Central America, South America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Homalocladium platycladum (von Müller) Bailey

Common names
Name Language
centipede plant English
ribbonbush English
tapeworm plant English
Bandbusch German
plante ruban French
хомалокладиум плосковеточный Russian