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  Dolichandrone atrovirens
 
  Family: BIGNONIACEAE
  Citation:  Dolichandrone atrovirens (Heyne ex Roth) Sprague, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1919: 307. 1919; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 996(700). 1924. Bignonia atrovirens Heyne ex Roth, Nov. Pl. Sp. 284. 1821. Dolichandrone crispa Seem., J. Bot. 8: 381. 1870; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 379. 1884.
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  Description: Deciduous trees, 8-18 m tall, young parts velvety pubescent. Leaves opposite, imparipinnate, 15-30 cm long; leaflets 2 or 3 pairs, 3-7.7 x 2-3.5 cm, elliptic, acuminate or obtuse, tapering and often unequal sided at base; lateral nerves 4-6 pairs; petiolules 6-10 mm. Flowers in few flowered corymbose racemes; pedicels 1-3 cm long. Calyx 2- 2.5 cm long long, spathaceous, split on one side, puberulous when young. Corolla white, tube 2,5-3 cm long, lobes 5, rounded, crisped crenate. Stamens 4, didynamous, included. Ovary sessile; ovules many; stigma 2-lobed. Capsule 2-valved, 25-40 x 1.5-2 cm. speckled smooth; seedswiged on both ends, 3 x 0.6 cm
  Habit: Tree
  Flowering & Fruiting: Throughout the year
  District(s): Palakkad
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  Habitat: Dry deciduous forests
  Distribution: Peninsular India
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Peninsular India
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