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Flora of Andaman
Botanical name Melastoma  malabathricum  Linn.
Synonyms ----
Family Melastomataceae
Plant Stage Flowering
Place of collection Port Blair
Altitude (m) -----
Date of Collection March , 1982
Accession No. 16661
Total Accessions 3
Shelf Placement Cup-Board No./ Pigeon hole No. 8/i
Remarks: Strigose   hairy  shrub  with  rough scaly  twigs. Leaves  opposite oblong  lanceolate  3-7 nerved , scabrous , undersurface strigose hairy.  Flowers  mauve  purple , buds enclosed  within   bracts.
Identified by Y.K.Sarin
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