Mussaenda hirsutissima (Hook.f.) Hutch. ex Gamble, Fl. Madras 610 1921. (Syn: Mussaenda frondosa var. hirsutissima Hook.f.);
Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu as per BSI Flora of India Checklist;
India as per Catalogue of Life;
High Wavy Ranges flora 30092012 TBN 1 Mussaenda glabrata for validation:
Date : 18/08/201
Location: High Wavy Ranges, Theni dt Tamilnadu :
Altitude : approx. 5000 ft
Habitat :along stream, evergreen forest
Height :3 to 4 ft
Leaves :opposite hairy with white ?modified sepal
Fruits : not seen
Local name :do not know
Can it be Mussaenda hirsutissima ?
Appears same as Mussaenda hirsutissima as stated by … & as confirmed in the following thread by … & … on … post:
Rubiaceae Week :: Mussaenda sp from Munnar:
Looks Mussaenda to me too. Excellent close-up … The central portion looks different (or perhaps never saw this close); very beautiful and interesting.
Please check Mussaenda hirsutissima.
I too think it is Mussaenda hirsutissima
Yes it is