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  Pouzolzia bennettiana var. acuta
 
  Family: URTICACEAE
  Citation:  Pouzolzia bennettiana Wight var. acuta (Wight) C.E.C. Fisch. in Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1385(969).1928; Swarup. et al., Shola For. Kerala 74. 1998; Sasidh., Fl. Chinnar WLS 293. 1999. Pouzolzia acuta Wight, Ic. t. 2092. 1853.
  Malayalam Name(s): Naralikola, Serathandan
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s):
  Description: Shrubs. Leaves to 12 x 3 cm, ovate, lanceolate, long acuminate, base obtuse, tri-nerved; petiole to 1.5 cm, stipules 1.5 cm, broadly ovate, bifid at apex, 2-nerved. Flowers in axillary clusters, sessile; tepals 2 mm, ovate, oblong; stamens 5, filaments 2 mm.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting:
  District(s): Idukki
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Shola forests
  Distribution: Peninsular India and Sri Lanka
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s):
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
  IUCN status:
  Altitude:
  Localities: Pothumala
   
 
   
 
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