Decaschistia trilobata Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 1: t. 88 1838.;
¿ dek-uh-SHIS-tee-uh ? — Greek: deka (ten), schistosa (very divided); alluding to the 10-valved capsules … Malvaceae of Southern Peninsular India
try-lo-BAY-tuh — three-lobed (leaved) … Dave’s Botanary
Endemic to: Western Ghats (of India)
India: In evergreen and deciduous forests of Western Ghats and Deccan plateau. Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala as per BSI Flora of India;
Photos were clicked by friend in Amboli
Lower leaves are trilobed while the upper leaves are entire
Calyx five, epicalyx segments are two per each calyx lobe
efi page on Decaschistia trilobata
Id is confirmed based on references under: Decaschistia trilobata
I think yes.
Decaschistia trilobata :: Amboli :: 25 OCT 2015 : 7 posts by 4 authors. 5 images.
Amboli … Maharashtra
Date: 25 OCT 2015 … Altitude: about 690 m (2,260 ft) asl
Decaschistia trilobata Wight … (family: Malvaceae)