Images by (Sehrish Gazal – Id by T.K.Paul), (inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)


Erect shrubs, sparsely tomentose. Leaves distant, alternate, 10 cm across, broadly ovate, cordate at base, acuminate at apex, crenate, densely softly tomentose below. Flowers in subterminal and terminal panicles; pedicels 5-6 cm long, jointed towards the end; sepals ovate, obtuse, cuspidate, connate at base into a short campanulate tube, pubescent outside; petals 2 x 0.9 cm, yellow, obovate, obtuse; stamens many; filaments combined into a tube. Ovary 7-celled, ovules many in each; styles as many as the carpels; stigma terminal. Fruit a capsule, 15 x15 mm, truncate at apex; mericarps beaked, seeds many, reniform, 2.5 mm across, glabrous, grey.
Flowering and fruiting: August-January
Disturbed forest areas

Abutilon sps for id : Attachments (3). 5 posts by 2 authors.

Need help in identifying this plant. for me it looks a sps of abutilon. id plz
Habitat: dry mix deciduous forest
Location: Ramnagar WLS, Jammu,J&K

Abutilon bidentatum var bidentatum

It is Abutilon ramosum (Cav.) Guill. et Perr. of family Malvaceae.


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