EPPO Global Database

Indigofera spicata(INDSP)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: INDSP
  • Preferred name: Indigofera spicata
  • Authority: Forsskål


Western Asia, tropical Africa. Introduced in USA (southern), Central America, South America (Colombia to Brazil), Australia

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Indigofera neglecta N.E. Brown
Indigofera parkeri Baker
Indigofera pusilla Lamarck

Common names
Name Language
creeping indigo English
red nerinjy English
indigo rampant French
anileira-trepadora Portuguese