EPPO Global Database

Syzygium jambos(SYZJA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-07-19

Basic information
  • EPPO code: SYZJA
  • Preferred name: Syzygium jambos
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Alston

Notes

Himalayas, China, southeast Asia. Cultivated as a fruit tree. Introduced in some African countries, Central America, Caribbean, South America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Eugenia jambos Linnaeus
Eugenia malaccensis Loureiro
Jambosa vulgaris de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
malabar plum English
rose apple English
Aprikosenjambose German
Rosenapfelbaum German
jambosier French
jambrosade French
jam-rose French
pomme rose French
pommier rose French
lanche Spanish (BO)
manzano rosa Spanish
poma rosa Spanish (BO)
pomarrosa Spanish (CU)
yambo Spanish
giambo Italian
pomo rosa Italian
jambol Dutch
jamboeiro Portuguese
フトモモ Japanese
futo-momo Japanese
розовое яблоко Russian
yíng lìn Chinese
蒲桃 Chinese