EPPO Global Database

Muntingia calabura(MUNCA)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MUNCA
  • Preferred name: Muntingia calabura
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Mexico, Central America, South America (northwest to Argentina).  Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Western Asia, Indian subcontinent, Indochina


Common names
Name Language
calabur English
capulin English
Jamaican cherry English
Panama berry English
capulin Spanish