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  Rubus glomeratus
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  Family: ROSACEAE
  Citation:  Rubus glomeratus Blume, Bijdr. 1111. 1826; Manilal, Fl. Silent Valley 99. 1988; Sasidh. & Sivar., Fl. Pl. Thrissur For. 173. 1996; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 130. 1998; Pradeep, Fl. Vellarimala 54. 2000; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 114. 2002; Anil Kumar et al., Fl. Pathanamthitta 207. 2005; Ratheesh Narayanan, Fl. Stud. Wayanad Dist. 343. 2009. Rubus fulvus Focke, Biblioth. Bot. 17: 81. 1911, non Sudre 1902; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 441(313). 1919. Rubus moluccanus sensu Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 2: 330. 1878 p.p., non L. 1753.
  Malayalam Name(s): Kattumunthiri, Mulluvettila
  Tamil name(s):
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  Description: Rambling shrubs, stem reddish, densely cottony hairy. Leaves alternate, to 8 x 8 cm, shallowly 5-lobed, cordate at base, rugose above, densely fulvous, cottony tomentose below; petiole 4 cm long. Flowers in terminal panicles, bracts 8 mm long, densely hairy; bracteole bifid, filiform; pedicels 7 mm long. Sepals 10 mm long, united below. Petals 4 x 2 mm, obovate. Ovaries glabrous. Drupe 2 mm across, ovoid, yellow.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: November-January
  District(s): Palakkad, Kozhikkode, Idukki, Pathanamthitta, Thrissur, Wayanad, Kannur
  Habitat: Evergreen forests and grasslands
  Distribution: Peninsular India
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Blue, White
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Peninsular India
  IUCN status:
  Altitude: -1820
  Localities: Karimala Hills, Vellimala, Karimala, Silent Valley R. F., Aruvanpara, Kakki hills, Vellarimala
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