Dombeya calantha K.Schum.

    (Sterculia Or Cocoa Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : COCOA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : MALVACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dombeya burgessiae Gerrard ex Harv.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Garden plant
  • Comments / notes : Ornamental. Flowers are showy and mildly fragrant
  • Flower, Fruit : November-January
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Nagpur district, Aurangabad district, Mumbai-City district, Mumbai Suburban district, Pune district
  • Literature : Ugemuge, N.R. 1986. Flora of Nagapur district. U.Rekha publishers
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. calantha. Downloaded on 19 October 2021.


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