Aganosma caryophyllata (Roxb. ex. Sims) G.Don

 
  • Family : APOCYNACEAE
    (DOGBANE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apocynaceae
  • Species : Aganosma caryophyllata
  • Synonym : Aganosma dichotoma K.Schum.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved
  • Vernacular name : Malathi (Hin.); Malati, Palamalle, Madhumalathi, Guda palateegu, Nallateega, Malathiteega (Tel.); Gandhomalati, Malati (Ori.)
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Habit : Liana
  • Flower, Fruit : February-September
  • Comments : Occasional in hills of Eastern Ghats. Often planted for fragrant flowers.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kurnool district, Kadapa district, Chittoor district, Krishna district, Vijaynagaram district, Nellore district, Visakhapatnam district, Srikakulam district, East Godavari district, (Andhra Pradesh State); Cuttack district, Ganjam district, Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Baruni Hill (Khurda district), Angul district, Nayagarh district, Koraput district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2 ; R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District ; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District ; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Aganosma caryophyllata. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.

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