Pericampylus glaucus (Lam.) Merr.

    (Moonseed Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GILOY FAMILY (गिलोय फैमिली
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : MENISPERMACEAE
  • Basionym : Menispermum glaucum Lam.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pericampylus glaucus (Lam.) Merr.
  • Habit : Climbing shrub
  • Comments / notes : Used for basket making
  • Flower, Fruit : April-August
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Thiruvananthapuram district, Kollam district, Alappuzha district, Kottayam district, Idukki district, PNT
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, China, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malesia
  • Literature : Nayar, T. S., et al, 2006. Flowering plants of Kerala, A hand book
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. glaucus. Downloaded on 19 October 2021.


All fields are required

Creative Commons License
Digital Flora of Peninsular India by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at