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  Tylophora indica var. glabra
 
  Family: ASCLEPIADACEAE
  Citation:  Tylophora indica (Burm. f.) Merr. var. glabra (Decne.) Huber in Abey., Rev. Handb. Fl. Ceylon 1: 43. 1973; M. Mohanan & Henry, Fl. Thiruvanthapuram 300. 1994. Tylophora asthmatica (L. f.) Wight var. glabra Decne in DC., Prodr. 8: 611. 1844p.p.
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  Description: Twining shrubs. Leaves opposite, 2.5-4.5 x 1.5-2 cm, ovate, apiculate at apex, cordate at base, glabrous; petiole 6-12 mm long. Flowers pale yellow in umbellate cymes; peduncles less than 0.5 cm long, pedicels filform. Calyx deeply lobed, lobes 2 mm long, lanceolate. Corolla greenish-purple, 5-7 mm across.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: September-December
  District(s): Thiruvananthapuram
  Medicinal: Yes
  Habitat: Among bushes near sea coasts
  Distribution: Indo-Malesia
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Pink
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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