Barathranthus nodiflorus

Barathranthus nodiflorus Barathranthus nodiflorus Barathranthus nodiflorus

Barathranthus nodiflorus - Aerial semi-parasites forming moderately large shrubs. Leaves alternate; blade lanceolate-ovate, c. 5 – 8 X 2 – 3 cm, base usually obtuse, apex attenuated, acute. Mature flower buds clavate, corolla at anthesis crimson, petals reflexed approximately at midpoint. Fruit unknown.

Scientific Name Barathranthus nodiflorus
Family Name LORANTHACEAE
English Name
Local Name Pilila (පිළිල)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status Endangered (2012 NCS)
Status Endemic
Edible Parts Fruit (Wild Fruit)

Barathranthus nodiflorus Barathranthus nodiflorus Barathranthus nodiflorus

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