Pentatropis spiralis (Forssk.) Decne.

    (Milkweed Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AAK FAMILY (आक फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : APOCYNACEAE
  • Basionym : Asclepias spiralis Forssk.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Blyttia spiralis (Forssk.) D.V.Field & J.R.I.Wood
  • Habit : Climber
  • Flower, Fruit : August-January
  • Native : India, Arabia, Afghanistan
  • Conservation Status : Rare (R)
  • Literature : Ramakrishna et al-1995, The Asclepiadaceae and Periplocaceae of Karnataka
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. spiralis. Downloaded on 1 July 2022.

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