Helixanthera wallichiana Danser , Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg III, 10: 319 1929. (Unresolved) (syn: Dendrophthoe wallichiana (Schult.f.) G.Don; Loranthus wallichianus Schult. & Schult.f. (Unresolved); Phoenicanthemum wallichianum Blume (unresolved)); 
India: Moderate altitudes from 500 to 1500 m, found on a limited number of hosts, i. e. Cinnamomum wightii, Ficus asperrima and Memecylon malabaricum. Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu as per BSI flora of India;


ANMAR54/76 Please identify this plant : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (7)

Family: Loranthaceae
Date: 24th March 2015
Place: Mullayanagiri, Chikamagalur, Karnataka

Habit: Parastic climber
Habitat: Shola forest

Helixanthera wallichiana




Images by Anurag N. Sharma



ANJUL04/04 Helixanthera wallichiana (Schult.) Danser : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (8)

Family: Loranthaceae
Date: 13th May 2015
Place: Agumbe, Karnataka

Habit: Parasitic plant

Images by tspkumar


TSP-APR2016-28-328: Images of Helixanthera wallichiana (Loranthaceae) : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (6)

It is my pleasure to share few images of Helixanthera wallichiana   (Loranthaceae

Ref: http://florakarnataka.ces.iisc.ernet.in/hjcb2/herbsheet.php?id=2692&cat=1 

Habit: Parasitic shrub 

Habitat: Wild, Evergreen forest 

Sighting: Vanagoor, Sakaleshpur, Karnataka, about 1000 msl 

Date: 28-04-2016

Wah!!! Beautiful!!!


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