Boehmeria macrophylla Hornem.

  • Family : URTICACEAE
    (Nettle Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BICHCHHOO FAMILY (बिच्छू फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : URTICACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Boehmeria macrophylla var. longissima (Hook.f.) V.S.Ramach. & V.J.Nair; Boehmeria platyphylla D.Don var. longissima Hook.f.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Boehmeria macrophylla Hornem.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Along the sides of water courses in Evergreen forests
  • Flower, Fruit : November-December
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district, Kannur district, Pathanamthitta district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : 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. macrophylla. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.

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