Hierarchy combined from multiple sources
|Scientific Name||Polygala chinensis L.|
Flowering class: Dicot
Herbs, branchlets hirsute. Leaves 1-5 x 0.5-1.5 cm, obovate-oblanceolate, bracts hairy, persistent. Racemes axillary, pubescent, less than 2 cm; keel petal crenate with shortly notched appendages; style hooked at apex. Capsule slightly winged, ciliate along the margins; seeds pilose, caruncle cup shaped.
Flowering and fruiting: April-December
Moist deciduous forests, also in the plains
Indo-Malaesia and China
State - Kerala, District/s: Kollam, Idukki, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram, Wayanad