Hoya polyneura Hook.f.

 
  • Family : ASCLEPIADACEAE
    (Milkweed Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AAK FAMILY (आक फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Apocynaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Hoya polyneura Hook.f.
  • Habit : Climber
  • Key identification features : Climbing shrubs; branches long, glabrous; Leaves subsessile, rhomboid-ovate or lanceolate, acuminate, very fleshy; Inflorescence axillary, umbel, peduncles short; Flowers reddish purple; Follicles slender, falcate, smooth; Seeds long, ovate-lanceolate.
  • Flower, Fruit : March- September
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Subansiri
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Native : China, Bhutan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : China, Bhutan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 170
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Hoya polyneura. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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