Pavetta subcapitata Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 150 1880. (syn: Ixora subcapitata Wall.);
Uttarakhand, S. Bhutan to Bangladesh: Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, West Himalaya as per POWO;

Shrubs, up to 5 m tall. Leaves simple, opposite decussate; lamina ca. 5-15 x 2-6 cm, elliptic-lanceolate, oblanceolate or elliptic-obovate, narrowed at base, acuminate at apex, entire, finely pubescent beneath. Inflorescence in terminal sessile capitate cymes; Flowers ca. 3.2 cm long, bluish-white or white; calyx puberulous, teeth very short; corolla tube narrow, glabrous. Berries ca. 0.8 cm across, rounded.
Flowering & Fruiting: April-November
(Attributions- French Institute of Pondicherry as per India Biodiversity Portal)

MS,Oct.,2021/34 Pavetta sp.for id.: 1 high res. image.
Location : Ailawng
Date : 10-05-2019
Habit : Shrub or small tree
Habitat : Wild


Pavetta subcapitata as per keys and GBIF specimens.

Is this also Pavetta subcapitata ?

Yes, …


MS,Oct.,2021/66 Pavetta sp. for id.: 3 images.
Location : Dampui
Date : 12-04-2016
Habit : Shrub or small tree
Habitat : Wild

Appears to be same P. subcapitata.

MS,Jan ,2023/12 Pavetta sp. ? for id.: 2 images.
Location : Hmuifang, Mizoram

Altitude : ca.1,430 m.
Date : 11-01-2023
Habit : Shrub
Habitat : Wild
Mizo : Pârbâwr

Fruits look like Pavetta sp.

Pavetta indica.

Appears more close to images at Pavetta subcapitata Hook.f.



POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  WCSP  IPNI  GBIF (High resolution specimens) India Biodiversity Portal  IBIS Flora (Flora of British India)

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