Ceropegia juncea Roxb.

 
  • Family : ASCLEPIADACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Apocynaceae
  • Species : Ceropegia juncea
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ceropegia juncea Roxb.
  • Vernacular name : Jakili (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : CJS 11993, CJS 13752, CS 7738
  • Endemism : India
  • Habit : Climber
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Tubers edible and sour in taste. Stem with milky juice.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bijapur, Chikamagalur, Dharwad, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Tumkur, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka

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