Wrightia tinctoria var. rothii (G.Don) Hook.f.

  • Family : APOCYNACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Apocynaceae
  • Species : Wrightia tinctoria
  • Variety : rothii
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Wrightia tinctoria var. rothii (G.Don) Hook.f.
  • Key identification features : A deciduous tree; Bracts often pink or lilac; Leaves tomentose beneath; Petals are highly deflexed
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments : Root used as an antidote for snake bites
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Bellary, Bidar, Bijapur, Gulbarga
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka

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