Tournefortia argentea

Tournefortia argentea Tournefortia argentea Tournefortia argentea

Tournefortia argentea - Shrubs to 5 m tall. Leaves spiral, crowded near tips of branches, oblanceolate, 17 X 17 cm, acute, entire, the base long-attenuate, sessile, subsessile, or shortly petiolate. Inflorescence conspicuous cymes, terminal, compact in bud, open and lax in fruit. Flowers small, sessile, crowded and two-ranked, white. Fruit globose, consisting mostly of aerenchymatous mesocarp, 2 – 4 seeds near the apex surrounded by a hard endocarp, the exocarp thin.

Scientific Name Tournefortia argentea
Family Name BORAGINACEAE
English Name Marsh parsely ,
Local Name Karan (කරන්)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Tournefortia argentea Tournefortia argentea Tournefortia argentea

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