EPPO Global Database

Tamarix aphylla(TAAAP)

Code created in: 2002-07-22

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: TAAAP
  • Preferred name: Tamarix aphylla
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Karsten


Mediterranean (southern), Western Asia (Arabia to Pakistan), India, Sénégal to Somalia. Introduced in Namibia, USA (western), Mexico, Caribbean (Puerto Rico)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Tamarix articulata Vahl
Tamarix orientalis Forsskål

Common names
Name Language
athel pine English
athel tamarisk English
blattlose Tamariske German
eshal happerakim Hebrew
אֵשֶׁל הַפְּרָקִים Hebrew