Parmentiera cereifera Seem.

 
  • Family : BIGNONIACEAE
    (Bignonia Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : NEELI GULMOHUR FAMILY (नीली गुलमोहर फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Bignoniaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Parmentiera cereifera Seem.
  • Common name : Candle Tree
  • Habit : Tree
  • Key identification features : Bark rough; leaves with winged petiole, leaflets-3. Flowers bell shaped. Fruits cylindrical, pendant, borne on the trunk.
  • Flower, Fruit : November
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district
  • Native : Panama
  • Literature :
    • Personal observation by K. Sankara Rao from Lalbagh Botanical Garden, Bangalore
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Parmentiera cereifera. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

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