Fergusonia zeylanica Hook.f

  • Family : RUBIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Rubiaceae
  • Species : Fergusonia zeylanica
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Fergusonia zeylanica Hook.f
  • Key identification features : Herbs with branchlets acute; Leaves subsessile, lanceolate, scabrous; Stipules connate; Flowers are axillary, pedicelled; bracteolate; Calyx-tube campanulate, lobed; Corolla-tube funnel-shaped, villous, lobed; Stamens inserted; filaments short; Style filiform with stigmatic lobes two in no.; Fruit crowned; Seeds oblong and fleshy.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka
  • Comments : Not common
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Dakshina Kannada, Kodagu
  • Floras referred : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara


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