We are working on a subset of plants in the PFAF database identified as having the most potential for inclusion in such designs. We are adding search terms and icons to those plants pages, and providing a range of search options aligned to categories of plants and crop yields, with Help facilities including videos. The white spongy fruit is sweet and succulent when fully ripe[]. Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. A decoction of the leaves is used in the treatment of diarrhoea and dysentery[].

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Bonmala ,. Beauty berry. Sungru Muuk ,. Hnahkiah ,. Urn-fruit Beauty Berry ,. French Mulberry Of Western Ghats ,. Dahigun ,. Perfumed Cherry.

Overview Overview. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Natural History Natural History Reproduction. Callicarpa species flowers are bisexual, i. Pollination is entomophilous i. Kailash, B. Describes reproductive physiology and behavior, including mating and life history variables.

Includes cues, strategies, restraints, rates. Seeds dispersed anemochory i. Describes methods, circumstances, and timing of dispersal includes both natal dispersal and interbreeding dispersal. Spreading shrub, about ft tall. Stem brown, thin smooth, stem and branches obtusely 4 angular, young parts stellately woolly, glabrous when mature, annulate nodes, internodes cm long, Leaves opposite, simple, lanceolate-elliptic or lanceolate-oblong, x cm across, base acute, margin crenate-serrate except near the base and apex, acuminate at the apex, chartaceous or subcoriaceous, dark green sparsely pubescent on the dorsal side, densely pubescent, grayish-green stellate tomentose beneath, stellate-pubescent along the veins, lateral veins on either side of the midrib, arcuate at margins, impressed above and prominent beneath, petiole slender, robust, canaliculated, about 0.

Inflorescence in corymbs, axillary, dichotomously branched, peduncle cm long, obtusely 4 angular, stellate-pubescent, bracts linear, Flowers bisexual, numerous, fragrant, calyx cupular, weakly 4 lobed, teeth acute, densely stellate-pubescent outside, corolla infundibular, 4 lobed, rose pink, lobes subequal, obovate, corolla tube narrow, about 2 mm long, pubescent, stamens 4 exserted, inserted near the base of corolla, filaments filiform, anthers oblong, ovary superior, globose, 4 lobed, 4 loculed, 1 ovule in each locule, about 0.

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Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Version 1. From Bot. Version Downloaded on 31 May In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Ravikumar, Kartikeyan R. Kumar, S. Venugopal, B. Somashekhar, M. The present paper deals with a note on the relocation of Maesa velutina Mez, in Maharashtra state. Abstract: The present study was carried out to document the diversity of arborescent angiosperm Title : Stand structure of a primate rich rainforest region in the central Western Ghats of southern India Desc:.


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Register Login. Edit Page. Review in Process. The leaves are cm long and 5. The upper surface of leaf is wrinkled, glabrate when mature, white tomentose beneath with compound stellate hairs. The main lateral nerves are pairs.


Priyangu Callicarpa macrophylla: Uses, Research, Remedies

Priyangu — Callicarpa macrophylla is an Ayurveda coolant herb used for the treatment of headache, diarrhea mixed with blood Ulcerative colitis , general debility, fever, pain in the joints, skin diseases etc. Latin name- Callicarpa Macrophylla Vahl. Family- Verbenaceae. Morphology of Callicarpa macrophylla: Priyangu is a perineal shrub growing up to 2m height found in North eastern parts of India and at ft in Himalayan region. Branches have hairy like cotton structure. The leaves are 18 to 30 cm long ovate as lanceolate, smooth from upper surface and hairy from ventral surface. The flowers are small, pink appears in florescence, some are purple or pinkish purple in color.


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