EPPO Global Database

Sapindus saponaria(SAKSA)

Last modification: 2001-11-12

Basic information
  • EPPO code: SAKSA
  • Preferred name: Sapindus saponaria
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Central and South America, Caribbean, USA (Florida), Hawaii

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
soapberry English
soap nut English
southern soapberry English
wing-leaf soapberry English
gewöhnlicher Seifenbaum German
Seifenbeere German
arbre à savon French
savonnier des Antilles French
cholque Spanish
jaboncillo Spanish (CR)
pacun Spanish (MX)
noce saponaria Italian
sapindo Italian
saponaria Italian
sapotiglia Italian
zeepboom Dutch
sabão-de-gentio Portuguese (BR)
saboneteira Portuguese (BR)