Geophila repens Linn.f.

  • Family : RUBIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species : Geophila repens
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Geophila repens Linn.f.
  • Collection Nos : KFP 9176
  • Key identification features : A prostrate, creeping herb, puberulous. Leaves orbicular-cordate. Flowers white, terminal, solitary. Fruit a fleshy drupe with 2 plano-convex pyrenes, globose, red when ripe.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Occasional in forests of most situations, cultivated in gardens
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Kodagu, Shimoga, Uttara Kannada, Udupi
  • Floras referred : Arora et al., 1981 - South Kanara; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara


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