Ceropegia malwanensis (S. R. Yadav & N. P. Singh) Bruyns, S. African J. Bot. 112: 430. 2017 [18 Jul 2017] (syn: Brachystelma malwanense S. R. Yadav & N. P. Singh; Brachystelma naorojii P. Tetali, D. K. Kulkarni, S. Tetali & M. S.
India as per Catalogue of Life;
Very unusual plant seen during my field visit Near Kudal Konkan , on August 2014
Brachystelma malwanense (apocynaceae) घायलं Local name
My first Brachystelma ever. It is in vegetative stage in these days flowering blooms in month of may.
Thanks … for this unique post, please do share the flowers when you record them…
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Posting Brachystelma sp from Malwan region of Kokan , Maharashtra April 2015
Brachystelma malwanense S.R.Yadav
Habit – Erect herb,
Leaves sessile or subsessile, lanceolate or narrowly elliptic, flowers 2 on either side of each reduced leaf, nodes 3-5 but usually 4-flowered; flowering nodes 3-7. Flowers small, brown-black, bracteate.
Flowering occurs in March month and after flowering leaves appear in monsoon called hysteranthous species
Notes – species is extremely rare on plateaus of kokan in Malwan region of Maharashtra very difficult to spot in Flowering state
Thanks, … That’s great.
Catalogue of Life IPNI The Plant List Ver.1.1 (Brachystelma malwanense S.R.Yadav & N.P.Singh) A New Species of Brachystelma (Asclepiadaceae … – jstor by SR Yadav (1993) India Biodiversity Portal