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  Viburnum erubescens
 
  Family: CAPRIFOLIACEAE
  Citation:  Viburnum erubescens Wall. ex DC., Prodr. 4: 329. 1830; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 7. 1880; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 576(407). 1919; Swarup. et al., Shola For. Kerala 45. 1998; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 167. 1998. Viburnum wightianum Wight & Arn., Prodr. 388. 1834.
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  Description: Large shrubs. Leaves to 8 x 4 cm, ovate, oblong, acute, serrate; nerves 4-6 pairs, intercostae transverse, axils villous; petiole 1.5 cm long. Panicles to 6 x 4 cm, drooping. Flowers white, pedicelled; calyx lobes ovate, acute; corolla 6 mm long, urceolate; filaments inserted at the throat of corolla tube; ovary 1-celled; styles 3. Drupe 10 x 4 mm, obovoid, truncate with persistent calyx; seeds obovoid, rugose.
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting: February-May
  District(s): Idukki
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  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: India and Sri Lanka
  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
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  Localities: Kottamala
   
 
   
 
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