Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans

Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans

Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans - Herb to 1.5 m tall. Leaf lamina 4.5-12 x 4-13 cm, cordate at base, deeply 3- 5-lobed; petioles 4-8 (-11) cm long, covered with hairs. Stipules dissected, occurring as tufts of glandular bristles. Inflorescences terminal cymose; peduncle to 5 cm long, densly pubescent; petals puplish-red. Capsule about 1 cm in diameter, 3-lobed. Seeds about 7 mm long, 4 mm broad, brown.

Scientific Name Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans
Family Name EUPHORBIACEAE
English Name Bellyache bush
Local Name Rathu erandu
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Naturalized Exotic
Edible Parts None

Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans

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