dra-SEE-nah — dragon … Dave’s Botanary
ter-ni-FLOR-uh — from the Latin, meaning flowers in threes … Dave’s Botanary 

Images by Prasad Dash (inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)


Orissa flora for Identification: 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2) 

atached image of Dracaena terniflora for conformation
Orissa flora 12May/2011/PKD/01
Date/Time-28 April 2011
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Ranpur, Nayagarh, Orissa
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-, wild
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb-Herb
Height/Length-approx – Up to 40 cm
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- Shape – Approx. 15 cms, shinny
Inflorescence Type/ Size-
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts – Whitish yellow
Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds-
Other Information like Fragrance, Pollinator, Uses etc.-  Used for medicinal purposes (The root is used to treat Bata) and also for several other purposes.


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