Mirabilis jalapa

Mirabilis jalapa  Mirabilis jalapa  Mirabilis jalapa

Mirabilis jalapa - Herb up to 1 m tall; stems swollen at nodes. Leaves of each pair equal; lamina 4-10 x 2.25-6 cm; petiole 1.5-4.5 cm long. Involucres clustered cymosely. Perianth tube 2-3.5 cm long, purple, pink, yellow, or white. Fruit5-10 mm long, black, ribbed.

Scientific Name Mirabilis jalapa
Family Name NYCTAGINACEAE
English Name Marvel of Peru, Four-o-clock flower
Local Name Hendirikka
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Naturalized Exotic
Edible Parts none

Mirabilis jalapa  Mirabilis jalapa  Mirabilis jalapa

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