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  Ravenia spectabilis
 
  Family: RUTACEAE
  Citation:  Ravenia spectabilis (Lindl.) Engl., Fl. Bras. (Martius) 12: 126. 1874; K.N. Nair & M.P. Nayar in Hajra et al., Fl. India 4:408. 1997. Limonia spectabilis Lindl., Bot. Reg. t. 59. 1840.
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  English name(s): Lemonia, Ravenia Pink
  Description: Large shrubs. Leaves are alternate or opposite, simple or trifoliate; leaflets 4-12 x 1-2 cm, oblong or elliptic-lanceolate, acute or obtuse at apex, base acute, glabrous and glossy, lateral nerves obscure, sessile; petioles 2-4 cm long. Flowers often 2 or 3 on axillary peduncles, sometimes solitary. Calyx consists of 3-5 distinct or basally connate sepals. Corolla dark pink, lobes 5, with a distinct midrib. The stamens connate, obdiplostemonous, with the outer whorl opposite the petals. The pistil 2-5 or more carpels, often connate at base 2-5 or more locules, each with 1-several axile ovules.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: September-May
  District(s): Thrissur, Thiruvananthapuram
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Grown as garden plant
  Distribution: Native of West Indies
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Pink
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: Yes
  Garden: Yes
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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