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  Jasminum agastyamalayanum
 
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  Family: OLEACEAE
  Citation:  Jasminum agastyamalayanum Sabeena, Asmitha, Mulani, Santhosh & Sibin, Indian J. Forestry 30: 123. 2007. Jasminum calophyllum sensu Mohanan & Sivad., Fl. Agasthyamala 429. 2002.
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  Description: Climibing shrubs; stem rounded, glabrous. Leaves trifoliolate, opposite, terminal leaflet ovate-elliptic, 5.5-7 x 3-3.5 cm, rounded at base, acuminate at apex, entire at margin, membranous, glabrous; lateral nerves 6-8 pairs, obscure, midrib impressed above, raised beneath; lateral leaflets ovate, 4.5-6 x 2-3 cm, rounded, obtuse or rarely subequal at the base, acuminate at the apex; petiole to 3.5 cm long, rounded, glabrous; petiolule to 2 cm long, bent near the apex. Inflorescence a short axillary cyme usually 1-3 together from the node, to 5 cm long, with 3-5 flowers. Flowers white, to 2.5 cm across, fragrant. Calyx glabrous, 5-toothed, to 3 mm long. Corolla tube 3 cm long; lobes 6, to 1.2 x 0.6 cm, elliptic-oblong, acute at apex, obscurely nerved. Stamens 2; anthers apiculate, to 0.7 cm long, rounded at base. Ovary cylindrical, glabrous; style to 3 cm long, slender, glabrous; stigma bifid, verrucose. Berry ovoid, single or often paired; seed 1 in each lobe.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: August-March
  District(s): Thiruvananthapuram
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats
  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: Kerala
  IUCN status:
  Altitude: 1000-1500
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