Gliricidia sepium

  • T. K. Lim

Scientific Name

Gliricidia sepium(Jacq.) Kunth ex Walp.


Galedupa pungam Blanco, Gliricidia lambii Fernald, Gliricidia maculata (Kunth) Walp., Gliricidia maculata var. multijuga Micheli, Gliricidia sepium (Jacq.) Kunth ex Griseb., Lonchocarpus rosea (Mill.) DC., Lonchocarpus sepium (Jacq.) DC., Millettia luzonensis A. Gray, Millettia slendidissima sensu Naves, non Blume, Robinia maculata Kunth, Robinia rosea Mill., Robinia sepium Jacq., Robinia variegata Schltdl.



Common/English Names

Gliricidia, Glory Cedar, Mexican Lilac, Mother Of Cocoa, Nicaraguan Cacao Shade, Quick Stick, St. Vincent Plum, Tree Of Iron

Vernacular Names

  • Brazil: Mãe-Do-Cacau, Planta-Mãe-Do-Cacau

  • Columbia: Matarratón

  • Creole: Piyon

  • Cuba: Mata Ratón, Piñón Amoroso, Piñón Florido

  • Eastonian: Tara-Gliritsiidia

  • French: Immortelle, Lilas Étranger, Madre De Cacao

  • Guatemala: Madre De Cacao, Madre Cacao

  • Honduras: Madreado

  • India: Saranga (Bengali), Gobbarda Mara (Kannada), Kona, Seema Konna (Malayalam),...


Bacillus Cereus Serratia Marcescens Trichophyton Rubrum Tinea Cruris Trypanocidal Activity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. K. Lim
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  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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