EPPO Global Database

Ludwigia hyssopifolia(LUDLI)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LUDLI
  • Preferred name: Ludwigia hyssopifolia
  • Authority: (G. Don) Exell


Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Cuba), South America (northern). Introduced in Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia, China (including Taiwan), Sénégal to Sudan, Guinée to Zaïre, New Guinea

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Fissendocarpa linifolia (Vahl) Bennet
Jussiaea hyssopifolia G. Don
Jussiaea linifolia Vahl
Jussiaea tenella N. Burman
Ludwigia linifolia Poiret

Common names
Name Language
linear-leaf water primrose English
primrose willow English
swamp primrose English
water primrose English
clavo de agua Spanish (CO)
duraznillo Spanish
palo de agua Spanish
tagobômodoki Japanese
タゴボウモドキ Japanese
cao long Chinese
草龙 Chinese
ban long Hindi
bishkatali Hindi
bhu lavangah Sanskrit