Ziziphus mauritiana var. fruticosa (Haines) Seb. & Balak.

  • Family : RHAMNACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Rhamnaceae
  • Species : Ziziphus mauritiana
  • Variety : fruticosa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ziziphus mauritiana var. fruticosa (Haines) Seb. & Balak. (Not found in Plant List)
  • Key identification features : A small much branched shrub to a small tree. Branches thorny. Leaves are elliptic or oblong, grey and glabrous above. Flowers are pale green, in axillary pedicellate clusters. Fruits small, shining, yellow or red in colour.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Much used for fencing. Distributed from Circars to Carnatic. 'Cheifly on stony wastelands'- Gamble
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Tumkur, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District



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