Ehretia pubescens Benth.

 
  • 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.
  • Vernacular name : Aadaali (Tamil); Karukamaram (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Dry deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Occasional on higher hills
  • Flower, Fruit : July-February
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Anantapur district, Kurnool district, Nellore district, Prakasam district, Kadapa district, Krishna district, Chittoor district
    • Kerala : Idukki district
    • Tamil Nadu : Villipuram district, Kanchipuram (Changalpattu-CGP) district, Coimbatore district, Dharmapuri district, Salem district, Tiruvannamalai district
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Franklin Benjamin & G.V.S.Murthy, 2013. Flora of Sri Venkateswara National Park, Andhra Pradesh, BSI.; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • 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 pubescens. Downloaded on 10 December 2019.

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