Clematis wightiana Wall. ex Wight & Arn.

 
  • Family : RANUNCULACEAE
    (BUTTERCUP or CROWFOOT FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Ranunculaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
  • Habit : Liana
  • Habitat : Shola forests and grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in moist valleys, above 1000m
  • Flower, Fruit : October-May
  • Collector(s) Name : R. Raghavendra Rao
  • Collection Date : 01/02/1971
  • Collection Nos : R.R. Rao 1239
  • Collection Locality : B.R. Hills, Chamarajanagar district (KA)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district
    • Karnataka : Kolar district, Chamarajanagar district
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Idukki district
    • Maharashtra : Ahmednagar district, Nashik district, Pune district, Satara district, Thane district
    • Odisha : Mahendragiri Hills (Ganjam district)
    • Tamil Nadu : Madurai district, The Nilgiri district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2002 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 1; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
  • 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=Clematis wightiana. Downloaded on 8 December 2019.

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