EPPO Global Database

Litchi chinensis(LIHCH)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-11-08

Basic information
  • EPPO code: LIHCH
  • Preferred name: Litchi chinensis
  • Authority: Sonnerat

Notes

Southern China. Cultivated for its edible fruits throughout southern Asia and in southern Africa, Madeira


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Nephelium litchi Cambess├Ędes

Common names
Name Language
Litchipflaumenbaum German
litchee English
litchi English
litchi Spanish
mamoncillo chino Spanish
litchi French
litchi Italian
litchi Dutch