EPPO Global Database

Telosma cordata(TLMCO)

Overview
Code created in: 2007-08-23

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: TLMCO
  • Preferred name: Telosma cordata
  • Authority: (N. Burman) Merrill

Notes

Western Asia (Pakistan), Himalalayas, India, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia (Java, Philippines), China (southern). Cultivated in southern Asia generally for its edible flowers. 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Pergularia odoratissima (Loureiro) Smith

Common names
Name Language
Chinese violet English
pakalana vine English
Tonkinese creeper English
Tonkin jasmine English
telosma-fragrante Portuguese
violeta-da-China Portuguese
ieraishan Japanese
terosuma-korudata Japanese
イエライシャン Japanese
テロスマ・コルダタ Japanese
yè lái xiāng Chinese
夜来香 Chinese