EPPO Global Database

Solanum macrocarpon(SOLMA)

Code created in: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SOLMA
  • Preferred name: Solanum macrocarpon
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Tropical Africa. Cultivated for its fruits. This species is essentially known in cultivation and may be simply a form of S. dasyphyllum

Common names
Name Language
African eggplant English
local garden egg English
grosse aubergine amère French