Datura quercifolia Kunth

 
  • Family : SOLANACEAE
    (NIGHTSHADE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Solanaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Datura ferox L.
  • Common name : Oak-leaf Thorn Apple, Chinese-thorn Apple
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Grown on the hills
  • Comments / notes : Sometimes cultivated in the gardens or found as an escape
  • Flower, Fruit : May-December
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Gardens
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
  • World Distribution : South-Western USA, Mexico, India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey of 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=Datura quercifolia. Downloaded on 12 November 2019.

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