EPPO Global Database

Prunus africana(PRNAF)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PRNAF
  • Preferred name: Prunus africana
  • Authority: (J. Hooker) Kalkman


Tropical Africa, from Ghana to Ethiopia to South Africa

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Pygeum africanum J. Hooker
Pygeum crassifolium Hauman

Common names
Name Language
red stinkwood English (ZA)
rooistinkhout Afrikaans