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  Brugmansia arborea
 
  Family: SOLANACEAE
  Citation:  Brugmansia arborea (L.) Steud., Nomencl. Bot. ed. 2, 1: 230 1840. Datura arborea L., Sp. Pl. 179. 1753; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 941(660). 1923; Antony, Syst. Stud. Fl. Kottayam Dist. 272. 1989; Anil Kumar et al., Fl. Pathanamthitta 349. 2005.
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  Description: Large shrubs. Leaves broadly elliptic-ovate, 15-18 by 8-11 cm, base obliquely rounded, apex acute. Flowers pendulous; calyx to 12 cm long; slightly inflated; corolla white, to 25 cm long. Capsule globose.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: December-March
  District(s): Kottayam, Pathanamthitta, Idukki, Wayanad, Palakkad
  Medicinal: Yes
  Habitat: Grown in gardens, also found as an escape in the High Ranges
  Distribution: South America
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White
  Weed: Yes
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: Yes
  Garden: Yes
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
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  Localities: Sholayar, Kakki hills
   
 
   
 
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