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  Quassia amara
 
  Family: SIMAROUBACEAE
  Citation:  Quassia amara L., Sp. Pl. (ed.2) 553. 1762; M. Mohanan & Henry, Fl. Thiruvanthapuram 106. 1994; R.K. Basak in Hajra et al., Fl. India 4: 421. 1997; E. Vajr. in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 621. 2005.
  Malayalam Name(s): Quassia
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s): Amargo, Bitter Ash, Bitterwood
  Description:
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: January-November
  District(s): Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kozhikkode
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Grown in gardens
  Distribution: Native of Tropical America
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Red
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: Yes
  Garden: Yes
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
  IUCN status:
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