EPPO Global Database

Sesbania sesban(SEBSE)

Overview
Code created in: 2004-04-18

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SEBSE
  • Preferred name: Sesbania sesban
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Fawcett & Rendle

Notes

Western Asia, India, Bangladesh, Africa (practically throughout). Introduced in Himalayas, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia (Malaya), China (including Taiwan), Caribbean, South America (Brazil and adjoining countries)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Sesban aegyptiaca Poiret
Sesbania sesban subsp. sesban (Linnaeus) Fawcett & Rendle
Sesbania tschadica Chevalier

Common names
Name Language
common sesban English
Egyptian rattlepod English
Egyptian riverhemp English
Egyptian sesbania English
sesban French
palisandro Spanish (CU)
yìn dù tián jīng Chinese
印度田菁 Chinese
jayanti Hindi
rawasan Hindi
jayantika Sanskrit