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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Basella alba L., Sp. Pl.: 272 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Trop. Asia
(11) cze (22) ben gnb ivo nga sen (23) bur caf cmn con ggi rwa zai (24) cha eth sud (25) ken tan uga (26) ang mlw moz zam (29) mau reu rod (36) chh chs 40 BAN IND SRL (41) and CBD LAO MYA THA VIE 42 BOR JAW LSI MLY MOL PHI SUL SUM xms 43 NWG (60) fij gil nwc (61) coo sci (78) ala fla (80) blz (81) cub dom hai jam lee pue swc trt win (82) (84) bzl
Lifeform: Cl. cham.
Remarks: Leaves used as a vegetable.
Family: Basellaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts