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  Lepistemon leiocalyx
 
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  Family: CONVOLVULACEAE
  Citation:  Lepistemon leiocalyx Stapf, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1895: 113. 1895; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 921(646). 1923; Mohanan, Fl. Quilon Dist. 274. 1984; Anil Kumar et al., Fl. Pathanamthitta 344. 2005.
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  Description: Twinig shrubs, stem tomentose. Leaves alternate, broadly ovate, often 3-lobed, 8-10 by 4-7 cm, base deeply cordate, apex gradually acuminate, mucronate, densely soft villous, chartaceous. Flowers in dense axillary cymes, bisexual, 5-merous. Calyx-lobes 5, subequal. Corolla yellow. Pollen grains spinulose. Disc cupular. Ovary 2-locular; ovules 2 per locule. Capsule 4-valved; seeds glabrous.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: January-March
  District(s): Kollam, Pathanamthitta
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Degraded forest areas
  Distribution: Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Yellow
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Western Ghats
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  Localities: Pandaravarai, Gurunadhan mannu, Velithode, Near Erattayar Tunnel outlet
   
 
   
 
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