Nilgiris: Shola tree for identification 051112MK02:
Please help me to identify this short tree species found in the Shola (Temperate Montane forests). The height is not more that 2.5 metres and branched profusely. Is this any Myrtaceae?
Leaf: 15 cm long
Fruit: 0.75 cm
Date: 21 Oct 2012
Place: Mukruti NP, Nilgiris, TN
Rubiaceae, Its a species of Lasianthus
yes. I agree with … that this must be a species of Lasianthus.
Flowering branch would help in species id.