Salacia reticulata

Salacia reticulata Salacia reticulata Salacia reticulata

Salacia reticulata - A large woody climber or scandent shrub, glabrous. Leaves 4.2-11.6 x 2.2-5.4 cm, glabrous; petioles 0.7-1.2 cm long. Flowers 2-8 on axillary tubercles or peduncles, 6-7 mm in diameter; greenish-yellow; petals 5. Fruit a drupacious, globose, 1.6-3.8 cm diameter, pink orange when ripe, seeds 1-4. Seeds yellow.

Scientific Name Salacia reticulata
Family Name HIPPOCRATEACEAE
English Name
Local Name Kothala himbutu (කොතලහිඹුටු)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts Fruit (Wild Fruit)

Salacia reticulata Salacia reticulata Salacia reticulata

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