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  Capparis rheedei
 
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  Family: CAPPARACEAE
  Citation:  Capparis rheedei DC., Prodr. 1: 246. 1824; Ansari, Fl. Kasaragod Div. 60. 1985; Sundararagh. in B.D. Sharma & N.P. Balakr., Fl. India 2: 285. 1993; M. Mohanan & Henry, Fl. Thiruvanthapuram 55. 1994; Subram., Fl. Thenmala Div. 11. 1995; Sasidh. & Sivar., Fl. Pl. Thrissur For. 40. 1996; Sasidh., Fl. Shenduruny WLS 25. 1997; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 12. 2002; R. Sundara. & N.P. Balakr. in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 232. 2005; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 115. 2009. Capparis heyneana Wall. ex Wight & Arn., Prodr. 25. 1834; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 174. 1872; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 45(32). 1915. Capparis baducca sensu Jacobs, Blumea 12: 435. 1965, non L. 1753; Vajr., Fl. Palghat Dist. 55. 1990.
  Malayalam Name(s): Kakkamullu
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s):
  Description: Shrubs, branchlets brown tomentose. Leaves 10-14 x 5-6 cm, ovate or elliptic-oblong, apex acuminate or acute, base acute, lateral nerves 3 or 4 pairs; petiole to 2.5 cm long. Flowers to 8 cm across; petals pale blue changing to white, with yellow blotches at the base of upper pair; stamens 80-100. Berry ovoid, to 4 cm long.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: February-June
  District(s): Palakkad, Kasaragode, Kollam, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Wayanad
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Semi-evegreen forests
  Distribution: Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White, Pink
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Western Ghats
  IUCN status: Vulnerable (VU)
  Altitude:
  Localities: Vellanimala, Vazhani, Rosemala, Kattalappara, Muthuvarachal, Taliparamba, Nileswar, Mukkali forests, Braemore, Ariankavu
   
 
   
 
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