Artabotrys zeylanicus Hook.f. & Thomson, Fl. Ind. 1: 128 1855. ;
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ar-TAY-bot-riss — Greek: artao (support), botrys (bunch of grapes); tendril supports fruit … Dave’s Botanary
zey-LAN-ee-kus — of or from Ceylon (Sri Lanka) … Dave’s Botanary 
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Woody climbers. Leaves 13-18 x 5-7 cm, oblong, acute at both ends, nerves 10-12 pairs; petiole striate. Flowers few; pedicels 1-2 cm long, stout with 4 bracts at base; sepals 3, to 8 x 6 mm, broadly ovate, pubescent; petals 6, 2.5-3 x 0.7 cm, oblong-lanceolate, concave at base inside, pubescent, yellow; stamens many, anthers oblong, concealed by flat and broad connectives; carpels few, tomentose, ovules paired in each cell. Fruitlets sessile, 15-22 mm dia, globose, densely packed.

Flowering and fruiting: September-June
Semi-evergreen and evergreen forests, also in the plains
Peninsular India and Sri Lanka
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Artabotrys zeylanicus Hook.f. & Thomson
at Jog Falls on 16 MAR 13
along Anshi Ghat on 25 MAY 13
at Yana Rocks on 15 DEC 12

another nice set of photographs.



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Anshi Ghat :: Artabotrys zeylanicus :: DVFEB13/46 : 1 post by 1 author. 2 images.
Anshi Ghat Karnataka
Date: 25 MAY 2013 … Altitude: 340 – 380 m asl
Artabotrys zeylanicus Hook.f. & Thomson (family: Annonaceae)


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Dilleniaceae, Magnoliaceae and Annonaceae Fortnight :: Annonaceae » Artabotrys zeylanicus at Mabhige Karnataka :: PKA-March-13:: : Attachments (2). 2 posts by 2 authors.
Annonaceae Shrub from the Forest cover near Mabhige Village (Karnataka)– Yana region.
Bot. name: Artabotrys zeylanicus


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Dilleniaceae, Magnoliaceae and Annonaceae Fortnight :: Annonaceae » Artabotrys zeylanicus at Karnataka:: PKA-March-17:: : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4).
Artabotrys zeylanicus
Family: Annonaceae.

Nice photographs …



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Annonaceae of central WG (Goa, Karnataka) – 4. Artabotrys zeylanicus : Attachments (2). 2 posts by 2 authors.


Nice photos


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Names of Plants in India :: Telugu name for Artabotrys zeylanicus : 2 posts by 1 author.
Do we have any name in Telugu for Artabotrys zeylanicus ?

Artabotrys hexapetalus and Artabotrys zeylanicus are called Manoranjithamమనోరంజితం because the smell allures the mind -mano means mind; ranjitham means -allures


Thank you very very much … for the name and etymology.


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Names of Plants in India :: Tamil name for Artabotrys zeylanicus : 3 posts by 2 authors.
Any name in Tamil for Artabotrys zeylanicus ?

I couldn’t find any specific Tamil name for Artabotrys zeylanicus may be due to rare occurrence of the species in the State.
I however noticed that sometimes the Tamil name of A. hexapetalus, ‘Manoranjitham’ (மனோரஞ்சிதம்), is also applied to A. zeylanicus (either by error or) possibly because of its similarity with the former species.


Thanks very very much … for your thoughts. I too found mention of மனோரஞ்சிதம் manoranjitham at flickr.
I would go with this name especially because the name is shared even in Malayalam and Telugu languages.
References: Kerala Plants and … response to my query.



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via Species‎ > ‎A‎ > Artabotrys zeylanicus Hook.f. & Thomson … family: Annonaceae
Flowers of India Discussions at efloraofindia more views in flickr more views on Google Earth
ar-TAY-bot-riss — Greek: artao (support), botrys (bunch of grapes); tendril supports fruit … Dave’s Botanary
zey-LAN-ee-kus — of or from Ceylon (Sri Lanka) … Dave’s Botanary 
commonly known asCeylon green champasouth Indian tail grape • Kannadaಮನೋರಂಜಿನಿಹೂ ಬಳ್ಳಿ manoranjinihoo balli • Malayalamമനോരഞ്ജിനി manoranjini •Marathiरान चाफा ran chapha • Tamilமனோரஞ்சிதம் manoranjitham • Teluguమనోరంజితం manoranjitham 
botanical namesArtabotrys zeylanicus Hook.f. & Thomson … synonyms: no synonym known … The Plants List (2013). Version 1.1. 
March 16, 2013 … near Jog Falls


ar-TAY-bot-riss — Greek: artao (support), botrys (bunch of grapes); tendril supports fruit … Dave’s Botanary
zey-LAN-ee-kus — of or from Ceylon (Sri Lanka) … Dave’s Botanary
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commonly known as: Ceylon green champa, south Indian tail grape • Kannada: ಕರೀಬಳ್ಳಿ kariballi, ಮನೋರಂಜಿನಿಹೂ ಬಳ್ಳಿ manoranjinihoo balli • Malayalam: മനോരഞ്ജിനി manoranjini • Marathi: रान चाफा ran chapha • Tamil: மனோரஞ்சிதம் manoranjitham • Telugu: మనోరంజితం manoranjitham
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botanical namesArtabotrys zeylanicus Hook.f. & Thomson … synonyms: no known synonyms

Bibliography / etymology

~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
Ceylon green champa
south Indian tail grape
  • tail grape is a generic name for Artabotrys spp. … this particular species is found in south India
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಕರೀಬಳ್ಳಿ kariballi
ಮನೋರಂಜಿನಿಹೂ ಬಳ್ಳಿ manoranjinihoo balli
  • on lines of the name of Artabotrys hexapetalus being shared by A. zeylanicus in other south Indian languages
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
മനോരഞ്ജിനി manoranjini
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
रान चाफा ran chapha
  • Further Flowers of Sahyadri, a field guide to flowers of north Western Ghats of India by Shrikant Ingalhalikar
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
மனோரஞ்சிதம் manoranjitham
  • Thanks to Dr Vijayasankar Raman for his comment at efloraofindia
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
మనోరంజితం manoranjitham
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Names compiled / updated at dineshvalke.blogspot


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somebody please ID this plant : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3)
It is a small plant, stems look like vine. The leaves when crushed have a pleasant fragrance. the stem curls near the leaf growth and looks like a hook
Please ID this plant. Photographed in Udupi, Karnataka.


Artabotrys hexapetalus, green champa


Perhaps, Artabotrys sp.

From the leaves, it appears more closer to wild species of Artabotrys zeylanicus

…, I am not able to affirm the species.
Let us request … to provide information about the habitat – whether garden OR wilderness.

It is found in the wild.


 

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