Carmona retusa

Carmona retusa Carmona retusa Carmona retusa

Carmona retusa - Shrubs or small trees, to 2 m. leaves mostly fasciculate on short, spur-like branches, occasionally alternate, small, spathulate, to 4 cm long and 1.5 cm wide, retuse and/or with 2 – 7 teeth at apex, the base attenuate, somewhat coriaceous, uniformly scabrate above. Inflorescence mostly solitary and axillary, flowers small, subsessile to pedicels c. 2mm long. Fruit drupaceous, globose, 3.5 – 4 mm in diameter, 4-seeded, not separating at maturity.

Scientific Name Carmona retusa
Family Name BORAGINACEAE
English Name
Local Name Heen thambala (හීන් තඹල)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status LC (NCS)-2012
Status Native
Edible Parts Fruit (Wild Fruit)

Carmona retusa Carmona retusa Carmona retusa

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