EPPO Global Database

Rhapis excelsa(RPJEX)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: RPJEX
  • Preferred name: Rhapis excelsa
  • Authority: (Thunberg) Henry

Notes

China, Indochina (Vietnam). Cultivated as an ornamental palm. Introduced in Indochina (Thailand), Japan


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Chamaerops excelsa Thunberg
Rhapis flabelliformis Aiton
Trachycarpus excelsus (Thunberg) H.Wendland

Common names
Name Language
fern rhapis English
large lady palm English
miniature fan palm English
slender lady palm English
hohe Steckenpalme German
palmier bambou French
rhapide French
palmeira-bambu Portuguese
palmeira-de-Hong-Kong Portuguese
kannonchiku Japanese
カンノンチク Japanese
рапис высокий Russian
rafe Albanian
zōng zhú Chinese
棕竹 Chinese
трахікарп високий Ukrainian