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  Pavetta minor
 
  Family: RUBIACEAE
  Citation:  Pavetta minor (Hook. f.) Deb & Rout, Journ. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 89: 352. 1992; Rout & Deb, Bull. Bot. Surv. India 41: 144. 1999. Pavetta indica L. var. minor Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 150. 1880; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 633 (446). 1921. Pavetta thomsonii Bremek. var. puberula Bremek., Feddes Repert. 37: 99. 1934; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1879(1300). 1936; Sasidh., Fl. Shenduruny WLS 165. 1997.
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  Description: Shrubs, branchlets slender, puberulous. Leaves elliptic lanceolate, acute, base acute or cuneate, to 10 x 3.5 cm, glabrous. Flowers in terminal, paniculate puberulous cymes. Calyx and pedicels puberulous. Corolla white, 1.5 cm long.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: February-November
  District(s): Kollam, Ernakulam, Kannur
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: India
  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: 125-800
  Localities: Rosemala
   
 
   
 
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