EPPO Global Database

Momordica charantia(MOMCH)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-06

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MOMCH
  • Preferred name: Momordica charantia
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Momordica chinensis Sprengel
Momordica muricata Willdenow

Common names
Name Language
bitterer Balsamkürbis German
bittere Springgurke German
balsam apple English
balsam pear English
bitter balsam apple English
bitter gourd English
bitter melon English
paria English
archucha Spanish
balsamina Spanish
cundeamor Spanish (CU)
estropajo Spanish (HN)
jaiva Spanish (MX)
melón amargo Spanish
momordique à feuilles de vigne French
pomme de merveille French
pomo balsamo Italian
springkomkommer Dutch
melão-de-São-Caetano Portuguese (BR)