EPPO Global Database

Soliva sessilis(SOVSE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SOVSE
  • Preferred name: Soliva sessilis
  • Authority: Ruiz & Pavón


South America. Introduced into North America, and also introduced and potentially invasive in Corse (FR)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Soliva pterosperma (Jussieu) Lessing

Common names
Name Language
common soliva English
field burrweed English
jo-jo English (AU)
jojo weed English
lawn burweed English
lawnweed English
spurweed English
soliva à fruit ailé French
soliva à graines ailées French
dicha Spanish (CL)
soliva Spanish
cuspe-de-tropeiro Portuguese
limão-bravo Portuguese
limoeiro-bravo Portuguese