Argyreia bracteata Choisy

 
  • Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
    (MORNING-GLORY FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Convolvulaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved name
  • Common name : Woodrose
  • Habit : Climbing shrub
  • Comments / notes : Common as undergrowth of deciduous forests
  • Key identification features : Leaves glabrous above, silky beneath. Flowers large, inflorescence few flowered cymes. Corolla purple funnel shaped. Fruit is an ellipsoildal capsule.
  • Flower, Fruit : July-April
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : K.S.Rao-Flowering Plants of IISC, 2009
  • 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=Argyreia bracteata. Downloaded on 17 August 2019.

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