Schefflera bengalensis Gamble

  • Family : ARALIACEAE
    (Ginseng Or Aralia Or Ivy Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : DAIN FAMILY
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ARALIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Schefflera pubigera (Brongn. ex Planch.) Frodin
  • Habit : Tree
  • Key identification features : Glabrous climbing shrubs; Leaves penta digitate, nerves and reticulations are impressed above; Flowers in terminal branched panicles or umbellules along a purplish rachis.
  • Flower, Fruit : November-April
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka, Tropical Australia and Malay Peninsula
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Yoganarasimhan, SN., Subramanyam and Razi, BA (1981). Flora of Chikmagalur District, Karnataka. Intl, Book Distri., Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand, India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. bengalensis. Downloaded on 7 July 2020.


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