EPPO Global Database

Sesbania sericea(SEBSR)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SEBSR
  • Preferred name: Sesbania sericea
  • Authority: (Willdenow) Link


Western Asia (Arabia, Yemen), Sahel, western coastal Africa to Ethiopia, Somalia, to Angola and Tanzania. Introduced in Mediterranean (Egypt), India, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia (Malaya, Java), USA (southern), Central America, Caribbean, South America (northern, northeastern Brazil) 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Sesbania pubescens de Candolle
Sesban sericea de Candolle