IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU)
Pterospermum reticulatum Wight & Arn., Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 69 1834. (Unresolved) (syn: Pterospermadendron reticulatum Kuntze (Unresolved));
India: In evergreen forests of Western Ghats at low elevations. Karnataka, Tatnil Nadu and Kerala; sometimes planted as a roadside tree as per BSI Flora of India;
Common name: South-Indian Kanak Champa • Malayalam: Malavuram, Malayuram, Malaviriam, Malavurum
efloraindia: 221011 BRS 73: I would like to know the sp. confirmation of the photos attached. Is it Pterospermum reticulatum?.
Location NBNP Garden, Anaikatti, 640 MSL Coimbatore Dist.,
About 15 year old tree. Fruiting October. 2011
I think you are correct.
for getting information about p.reticulatu, plant reg; : 2 posts by 2 authors.
i want to know the pterospermum reticulatum occuring places (particular name of the place, village, forest place with the local name) in tamil nadu, kerala, karnataka. please help me. thank you
May be the following efi pages are of some help:
Identification of tree species. : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (4)
Please help with ID of this tree species..
Captured at Sharavathi valley wildlife santuary, Karnataka..
Alternate distichous, acuminate leaf tip, unicostate reticulate venation, truncate leaf base, Margin entire, leaf under side white leathery texture..
Really nice to see the seeds germinating from the capsule while on the tree.
Pterospermum species in eFloraofindia (with details/ keys from published papers/ regional floras/ FRLHT/ FOI/ Biotik/ efloras/ books etc., where ever available on net)
Nice pictures! It looks somewhat like Pterospermum reticulatum