EPPO Global Database

Leonotis nepetifolia(LEONE)

Code created in: 2004-04-22

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LEONE
  • Preferred name: Leonotis nepetifolia
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Brown


Indian subcontinent, Africa (except Mediterranean and South Africa), Madagascar. Introduced in China, southeast Asia, USA (Alabama), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (exceot southern cone)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Phlomis nepetifolia Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
bald bush English
klip dagga English
lion's-ear English (US)
lion's-tail English (AU)
katzenminzblättriges Löwenohr German
pompon rouge French
botón de cadete Spanish
cordón de fraile Spanish
molinillo Spanish
quina de pasto Spanish
rubim de bolas Spanish
cordão-de-frade Portuguese (BR)
cordão-de-San-Francisco Portuguese (BR)