Strophanthus wallichii A. DC.

 
  • Family : APOCYNACEAE
    (DOGBANE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apocynaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Strophanthus caudatus Kurz
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Strophanthus wallichii A.DC.
  • Habit : Climbing shrub
  • Comments / notes : The plant has a toxic alkaloid. Often planted in gardens.
  • Flower, Fruit : April-January
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kadapa district, Chittoor district
    • Odisha : Keonjhar district, Angul district
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Myanmar
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2
  • 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=Strophanthus wallichii. Downloaded on 23 August 2019.

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