Ehretia indica (Dennst. ex Kostel.) M.R.Almeida & S.M.Almeida

 
  • Family : BORAGINACEAE
    (FORGET-ME-NOT or BORAGE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Boraginaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ehretia laevis Roxb.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Semi-Evergreen forests
  • Key identification features : Trees, 6-8m high; branches brownish-grey. Leaves elliptic-lanceolate, glabrous on both sides, apex acuminate, base cuneate, sometimes rounded. Flowers white in short axillary cymes; Drupes ovoid, 4-seeded, indehiscent.
  • Flower, Fruit : September-October
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Ratnagiri district, Sindhudurg district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. pp.423. 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=Ehretia indica. Downloaded on 16 December 2019.

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