Quassia amara L.

    (Quassia Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : HINGOT FAMILY (हिंगोट फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : SIMAROUBACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Quassia amara L.
  • Common name : Amargo, Bitter Ash, Bitterwood
  • Vernacular name : Quassia (Malayalam)
  • Comments / notes : Grown in gardens
  • Flower, Fruit : January-November
  • Native : Tropical America
  • Literature : N.P. Sing & S. Karthikeyan 2000. Flora of Maharashtra vol 1.; 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=Quassia amara. Downloaded on 5 June 2020.

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