Merremia umbellata

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Merremia umbellata - Vines. Leaves entire, narrowly triangular to broadly ovate, mostly long-acuminate, 4 – 12 cm long or rarely large, basally truncate, cordate to hastate, densely pubescent on some plantsbut more often glabeous or at least glabrescent. Inflorescence umbelliform-cymose, rarely 1-flowered. Fruits capsular, ovoid or conical, glabrous or sparsely pubescent. Seeds dark brown, densely pubescent with short, erect trichomes.

Scientific Name Merremia umbellata
Family Name CONVOLVULACEAE
English Name Hogvine
Local Name Kiri madhu (කිරි මදු) / Maha madu (මහ මදු)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status LC (NCS)-2012
Status Native
Edible Parts None

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