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  Vaccinium leschenaultii var. rotundifolia
 
  Family: VACCINIACEAE
  Citation:  Vaccinium leschenaultii Wight var. rotundifolia (Wight) Clarke in Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 455. 1882; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 742(521). 1921; Swarup. et al., Shola For. Kerala 75. 1998. Vaccinium rotundifolia Wight, Illustr. 2: t. 139. 1850.
  Malayalam Name(s): Kelamaram
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  Description: Small stout trees. Leaves alternate, orbicular, 2.5-3.5 cm in diameter, acute or obtuse, minutely serrate. Flowers axillary or terminal, in racemes fascicles or corymbs rarely solitary. Calyx-tube globose; teeth 5, small. Corolla tubular or ovoid, white, pink or greenish, 8 mm long, glabrous without. Stamens 10, free; anthers produced at the apex in 2 cylindric tubes with terminal openings. Ovary 5-, or apparently but falsely 10-, celled. Berry globose, 5-celled; seeds 1 or more in each cell, compressed.
  Habit: Tree
  Flowering & Fruiting:
  District(s): Idukki
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Shola forests
  Distribution: Southern Western Ghats
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White, Pink, Green
  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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