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  Jasminum arborescens
 
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  Family: OLEACEAE
  Citation:  Jasminum arborescens Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1: 95. 1820; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 594. 1882; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 789(554). 1923; Manilal & Sivar., Fl. Calicut 160. 1982; P. S. Green, Kew Bull. 58: 290. 2003. Jasminum roxburghianum Wall. ex Clarke in Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 3:595.1882; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 789(554). 1923; Swarup. et al., Shola For. Kerala 62. 1998.
  Malayalam Name(s): Nagamallika
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s): Tree jasmine
  Description: Shrub large, suberect, not twining or climbing; branchlets hairy. Leaves opposite, simple, variable in size, up to 18 cm long and 10 cm broad, ovate, acute or acuminate, soft-tomentose when young, later glabrate, leaf-base broadly rounded, sometimes cordate, nerves distinct beneath, lower divaricate; petiole 1-2.5 cm. Flowers fragrant, in lax trichotomous cymes. Pedicels 5 mm. Bracts linear, up to 5 mm long. Calyx teeth 5-6, sometimes more, linear, 1-2 mm long. Corolla white, tube c. 1 cm long, lobes usually 9, 1-1.5 cm long, lanceolate, acute. Berry mostly simple, 1-1.5 cm long, ellipsoid, slightly bent, black when ripe.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: February-May
  District(s): Idukki, Kozhikkode
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen and semi-evergreen forests
  Distribution: North West Himalaya, Peninsular India and Sri Lanka
  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
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