EPPO Global Database

Vanilla planifolia(VANPL)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: VANPL
  • Preferred name: Vanilla planifolia
  • Authority: Jackson

Notes

Mexico, Central America, Colombia. Cultivated as a flavouring agent (vanilla), and introduced for that purpose in many tropical countries


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Vanilla fragrans (Salisbury) Ames

Common names
Name Language
common vanilla English
echte Vanille German
vanille commune French
vainilla comĂșn Spanish
vainiglia comune Italian
vaniglia comune Italian
gewone vanille Dutch
baunilha-comum Portuguese