EPPO Global Database

Vernonia amygdalina(VENAY)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: VENAY
  • Preferred name: Vernonia amygdalina
  • Authority: Delile

Notes

Western Asia, most of tropical Africa, South America (Bolivia, Brazil)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Schultz Bipontinus

Common names
Name Language
Sierra Leone bitterleaf English
pau-fede Portuguese