Chiococca racemosa L.

 
  • Family : RUBIACEAE
    (MADDER or COFFEE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Chiococca alba (L.) Hitchc.
  • Habit : Climber
  • Key identification features : Leaves ovate to lanceolate, thick, shining. Flowers in panicles, yellowish-white, fragrant. Fruits white, 2-seeded.
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Cultivated
  • Native : West Indies
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. 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=Chiococca racemosa. Downloaded on 15 December 2019.

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