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  Psydrax pergracile
 
  Family: RUBIACEAE
  Citation:  Psydrax pergracile (Bourd.) Ridsd., Blumea 41 : 462. 1996. Canthium pergracile Bourd., Journ. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 12: 352. t.4. 1899; Mohanan, Fl. Quilon Dist. 206. 1984; Sasidh., Fl. Shenduruny WLS 146. 1997. Plectronia pergracilis (Bourd.) Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 626(441). 1921.
  Malayalam Name(s): Palaga, Aanakombi
  Tamil name(s):
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  Description: Small trees, bark smooth, yellowish-brown, branches slender. Leaves narrowly elliptic, caudate-acuminate, base acute, glabrous and glossy, to 9 x 3.5 cm, lateral nerves slender. Flowers 5-merous, greenish yellow, in axillary few-flowered umbels. Fruit ca. 2 cm across.
  Habit: Tree
  Flowering & Fruiting:
  District(s): Kollam
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Green, Yellow
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Southern Western Ghats
  IUCN status:
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