EPPO Global Database

Markhamia lutea(MKMLU)

Code created in: 2012-05-02

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MKMLU
  • Preferred name: Markhamia lutea
  • Authority: (Bentham) Schumann


Africa from Côte d'Ivoire to Sudan and Tanzania. Cultivated as an ornamental tree in warmer countries, and also used by local farmers as structural timber or for hedging

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Markhamia platycalyx (Baker) Sprague

Common names
Name Language
Nile trumpet English
Nile tulip English
siala tree English
yellow trumpet tree English
gelber Trompetenbaum German
markhamia French
tulipero del Nilo Spanish
marcâmia Portuguese
золотая маркхамия Russian
маркхамия жёлтая Russian
тюльпанное дерево Нила Russian
Nil tulipanowiec Polish