Ardisia missionis Wall. ex A.DC.

 
  • Family : MYRSINACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Primulaceae
  • Species : Ardisia missionis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ardisia missionis Wall. ex A.DC.
  • Key identification features : A small tree. Leaves alternate to subvericillate, oblanceolate, acute at apex, rounded and more or less auricled at base. Inflorescence a large terminal panicle. Calyx lobes triangular, acute. Corolla pink; lobes with resinous dots. Berry 7 mm across, striate, red when ripe.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments : Occasional in evergreen forests
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Shimoga, Uttara Kannada, Udupi
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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