|Scientific Name||Gynandropsis gynandra|
Flowering class: Dicot
Habit: Erect herb
Glandular erect herbs. Leaves digitately 5-7 foliate; leaflets 5 x 2.5 cm, obovate; petiole 3-15 cm. Flowers in bracteate racemes, 1.5 cm across, white; calyx lobes unequal, glandular, pubescent; petals long clawed, spreading; stamens 6, attached to the long gynandrophore; ovary glandular. Capsule 3-4 cm long terete, glandular, tip discoid.
Flowering and fruiting: March-April
Notes: Western Ghats, Dry Deciduous Forests, Aso in plains
Deciduous forests, also in the plains
State - Kerala, District/s: Kottayam, Alappuzha, Kollam, Idukki, Thiruvananthapuram, Malappuram, Kozhikkode, Wayanad
Kerala: Alapuzha, Idukki, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malapuram, Thiruvananthapuram
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