Hiptage benghalensis (L.) Kurz

Family : Malpighiaceae

Local name : Madhoi-lota, Kerek-lota (As.)

Evergreen scandant shrub; leaves oblong or ovate-lanceolate, coriaceous, glabrous, shining above, petioled; flowers pale-yellow, in racemes or panicle; fruits samaras.

Distribution   :  Common throughout the state, often grown as ornamental plant.

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