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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Elettaria cardamomum (L.) Maton, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 254 (1811).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: SW. India
(29) reu (40) ban IND (41) cbd tha (42) lsi (80) cos (81) trt
Lifeform: Rhizome geophyte
Remarks: Cultivated for Cardamon.
Family: Zingiberaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts