IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (CR)
salicifolia (Bedd. ex Hook.f.) Venter, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88: 564 2001. (Syn: Utleria salicifolia Bedd. ex Hook.f. (Unresolved));

Subshrubs. Leaves to 15-19 x 2-3 cm, linear-lanceolate, apex acuminate, base acute, crowded at the end of branches. Cymes dichotomous, axillary; peduncle 4.5-6 cm; bracts linear-lanceolate, ca 3 mm. Flowers ca 6 mm across; pedicel to 4 mm; calyx lobes ca 2 mm, glandular; corolla rotate, 2 mm, lobes ovate; corona scales 5, rounded; stamens inserted at base of the corolla tube, anthers ovate; ovary oblong. Mericarps divaricate, lanceolate, to 5 cm long.

Flowering and fruiting: June
Southern Western Ghats (Endemic)
from India Biodiversity Portal (Utleria salicifolia Bedd.)

ANOCT20 Utleria salicifolia : 1 post by 1 author.

Utleria salicifolia
Photographed at FRLHT, Amruth Herbal Gardens
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Fruits of
Utleria salicifolia photographed from the same location today.
Family: Apocynaceae
Date: 7th February 2015
Place: Amruth Herbal Gardens, FRLHT, Bangalore
Habit: Shrub
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488 ID wild plant: 15 high res. images.
Please ID wild plant,
Location: bloomed near Vannappuram Thodupuzha Idukki Kerala INDIA
Altitude: 1500fsl
Flower date: 25JUN2023, 06pm
Habitat: wild moisture rocky misty windy sloppy alpine
Plant habit: lithophyte shrub, erect, basal branches, weak semi-fleshy cylindrical stem 03cm base circumference, smooth glabrous purplish old bark, latex, perennial
Height: 03 feet
Leaves: alternate spirally lengthy elliptic acute flexible glossy, size upto: 17×4cm
Flower: axillary panicle inflorescence, clustered, diameter:04mm, greenish yellow, good, fragrant

Camera: CANON EOS1500D +FL10x

Could this be Utleria salicifolia ???://

Yes, it is Decalepis salicifolia, dear …, thank you very much for ID my plant

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