EPPO Global Database

Verbena brasiliensis(VEBBS)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: VEBBS
  • Preferred name: Verbena brasiliensis
  • Authority: Vellozo


South America (Peru to Chile and southern Brazil). Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Spain, Caucasus, China (Taiwan), Korea, Malesia, eastern Africa and Madagascar, North America, Australia, New Zealand 

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Verbena litoralis var. brasiliensis (Vellozo) Briquet

Common names
Name Language
Brazil vervain English (US)
verbena-do-Brasil Portuguese
arechi-hanagasa Japanese
アレチハナガサ Japanese
вербена прибрежная Russian
브라질마편초 Korean
beu ra jil ma pyeon cho Korean