EPPO Global Database

Distimake tuberosus(MRRTU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MRRTU
  • Preferred name: Distimake tuberosus
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Simões & Staples


Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest, eastern Brazil). Introduced in Western Asia, India, Bangladesh, Indochina, Sri Lanka, Malesia, tropical Africa from Sudan to Angola and Mozambique, Madagascar, USA (southern), South America (Peru to southern Brazil), Australia (Queensland)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ipomoea tuberosa Linnaeus
Merremia tuberosa (Linnaeus) Rendle

Common names
Name Language
Hawaiian woodrose English
regret vine English
Spanish woodbine English
woodrose English
yellow morning glory English
rosa de madera Spanish