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  Clematis bourdillonii
 
  Family: RANUNCULACEAE
  Citation:  Clematis bourdillonii Dunn, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1914: 181. 1914 & in Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 3(2). 1915; M. A. Rau in B. D. Sharma et al., Fl. India 1: 59. 1993; M. Mohanan & Henry, Fl. Thiruvanthapuram 40. 1994; N.P. Balakr. in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 112. 2005.
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  Description: Climbing or straggling shrub; branches glabrous or sparsely hairy. Leaves 1- or 2-ternate; leaflets oblong or elliptic, entire, Sometimes coarsely toothed, acute or obtuse, 6-8 x 2.8-4.5 cm; nerves raised. Flowers many, calyx 2 cm across, in axillary or terminal panicles; pedicels to 1.7 cm long. Sepals 4, reflexed, villous outside, glabrous inside. Filaments glabrous; connectives produced considerably beyond anther lobes. Achenes with ca 5 cm long feathery tails.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: April-August
  District(s): Thiruvananthapuram
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  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats (Kerala)
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
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  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Kerala
  IUCN status: Vulnerable (VU)
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