Macfadyena unguis-cati (L.) A.H.Gentry

 
  • Family : BIGNONIACEAE
    (BIGNONIA FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Bignoniaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Doxantha unguis-cati (L.) Miers; Bignonia unguis-cati L.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dolichandra unguis-cati (L.) L.G.Lohmann
  • Habit : Climber
  • Habitat : Garden plant
  • Comments / notes : Extensive evergreen climber, tendrils with 3 claw-like curved arms. Capsules enclosed in persistant calyx. Seeds winged
  • Flower, Fruit : December-May
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Nagpur district, Pune district
  • Native : S. America
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Macfadyena unguis-cati. Downloaded on 10 December 2019.

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