Cinchona calisaya Wedd.

 
  • Family : RUBIACEAE
    (MADDER or COFFEE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Quinquina ledgeriana (Howard) Kuntze; Cinchona calisaya var. ledgeriana Howard
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cinchona calisaya Wedd.
  • Common name : Quinine
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Cultivated
  • Flower, Fruit : September-January
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district
  • Native : South America
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in most parts of the world.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : 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=Cinchona calisaya. Downloaded on 13 December 2019.

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