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  Hugonia bellii
 
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  Family: LINACEAE
  Citation:  Hugonia bellii Sedgw., Indian For. 46: 424. 1920; Ramach. & V.J. Nair, Fl. Cannanore Dist. 74. 1988; Hajra in B.D. Sharma & Sanjappa, Fl. India 3: 574. 1993; J.L. Ellis & W. Arisdason in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 506. 2005.
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  Description: Scandent shrubs, densely tomentose. Leaves simple, alternate, 7-20 x 2-7 cm, narrowly obtuse or acute at apex, tapering at base,ferruginous-tomentose; nerves conspicuous on both surfaces; petioles 6-11 mm long, tomentose; stipules linear, laciniate, ca 15 mm long. Flowers in axillary in groups of 2 or more. Lower peduncles modified into circinate hooks; upper ones ca 15 mm long; bracts ca. 1 cm long. Sepals ovate, acute, 6 x 5 mm. Petals ca. 15 mm long, yellow, withering quickly. Stamens10, 10 mm long; filaments unequal. Ovary globose; styles filiform; stigma 2-lobed. Drupes globose, ca 2 mm, longitudinally striate, 10-loculed and dark brown; seeds compressed.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-January
  District(s): Kannur, Wayanad, Kozhikkode
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  Habitat: Semi-evergreen forests
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats
  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: Southern Western Ghats
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  Localities: Panoth
   
 
   
 
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