EPPO Global Database

Strophanthus gratus(SHTGR)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SHTGR
  • Preferred name: Strophanthus gratus
  • Authority: (Bentham) Baillon


Western coast of Africa from Sénégal to Gabon, Zaïre. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in China (Taiwan)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Roupellia grata Wallich

Common names
Name Language
climbing-oleander English
cream fruit English
strophanthe glabre du Gabon French
estrofanto Spanish
estrofanto Portuguese
xuán huā yáng jiǎo ǎo Chinese
旋花羊角拗 Chinese