Share web
 
 
 
Home Kerala Plants - DVD Search Kerala Plants Exotic Plants Garden Plants Trees Shrubs Climbers Medicinal Plants
 
KERALA PLANTS
Search Kerala Plants
Exotic Plants
Garden Plants
Trees
Herbs
Shrubs
Climbers
Medicinal Plants
GENERAL
Introduction
Location
Geology & Soil
Climate
Phytogeography
Vegetation
 
KERALA PLANTS - DVD
5094 plants; 880 exotics; 100 more multiple keys for finding plants; 20,000 more plant images; 6,800 local/trade/common names and more...>>>
   
 
  Psydrax dicoccos var. lanceolatus
 
  Family: RUBIACEAE
  Citation:  Psydrax dicoccos Gaertn. var. lanceolatus (Arn.) Ridsd., Blumea 41: 461. 1996. Canthium lanceolatum Arn., Nova Acta Phys. Med. Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur. 18: 342. 1836. Canthium dicoccum (Gaertn.) Teijsm. & Binn. var. lanceolata (Arn.) Swamin. in Henry et al., Fl. Tamil Nadu 2: 2. 1987; Sasidh., Fl. Shenduruny WLS 146. 1997. Canthium didymum Gaertn. f. var. lanceolata (Arn.) Thw., Enum. Pl. Zeyl. 152. 1859; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 132. 1880. Plectronia didyma (Gaertn. f.) Kurz var. lanceolata (Arn.) Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 624(440). 1921.
  Malayalam Name(s):
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s):
  Description: Small to medium sized evergreen trees, bark yellowish-grey, shallowly fissured. Leaves lanceolate, caudate-acuminate, base cuneate, glabrous and glossy, to 10 x 2.5 cm. Flowers 3 mm across in few-flowered, short umbels. Calyx glabrous, shortly 5-lobed. Corolla greenish-yellow, lobes oblong, acute, 1.5 mm long.
  Habit: Tree
  Flowering & Fruiting:
  District(s): Kollam
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Semi-evergreen forests
  Distribution: India and Myanmar
  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:
  IUCN status:
  Altitude:
  Localities:
   
 
   
 
Kerala News Online
 
 
 
 
 
Website Hit Counters