EPPO Global Database

Wissadula periplocifolia(WSSPE)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: WSSPE
  • Preferred name: Wissadula periplocifolia
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Thwaites

Notes

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia, USA (Texas), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (to southern Brazil). Cultivated as an ornamental


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Sida periplocifolia Linnaeus
Wissadula amplissima var. rostrata (Schumacher & Thonning) Fries
Wissadula rostrata (Schumacher) J.D.Hooker
Wissadula zeylanica Medikus

Common names
Name Language
white velvet-leaf English