Cinchona succirubra Pav. ex. Klotzsch

 
  • Family : RUBIACEAE
    (MADDER or COFFEE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cinchona pubescens Vahl
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Cultivated
  • Comments / notes : Planted in hills during the colonial era and naturalized
  • Flower, Fruit : February-December
  • Distribution :
    • Tamil Nadu : Dindigul district, Salem district, The Nilgiri district
  • Native : Ecuador
  • World Distribution : Introduced in the old world Tropics
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • 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 succirubra. Downloaded on 12 December 2019.

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