EPPO Global Database

Tecoma stans(TECST)

Code created in: 2002-04-01

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: TECST
  • Preferred name: Tecoma stans
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Kunth


USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northern to Argentina). Introduced in Himalayas, India, Bangladesh, Indochina (Myanmar), a few African countries (Mauretania, Tchad, Ethiopia, South Africa). Widely distributed as an ornamental tree

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bignonia stans Linnaeus
Stenolobium stans (Linnaeus) Seemann

Common names
Name Language
trumpet flower English
yellow-bells English
yellow cedar English
yellow elder English
yellow trumpet bush English
aufrechte Trompetenwinde German
eschenblättrige Trompetenwinde German
gelbblühender Trompetenbaum German
gelber Trompetenstrauch German
gelbe Tecome German
gelbe Trompetenwinde German
chevalier French
técoma jaune French
campanillas amarillas Spanish
chirlobirlo Spanish
flor de San Pedro Spanish
fresnilla Spanish
gloria Spanish
huevo de iguana Spanish (MX)
roble amarillo Spanish (CO)
sauco amarillo Spanish (MX)
tache Spanish (MX)
trompetilla Spanish
tronadora Spanish
tecoma giallo Italian
estenolóbio Portuguese
sabugueiro-amarelo Portuguese
текома прямостоячая Russian