The plant is harvest from the wild for local use as a medicine, food and source of fuel. It is grown as an ornamental in gardens, valued especially for its colourful. Familia: Lamiaceae Genus: Callicarpa Species: Callicarpa macrophylla. Name[ edit]. Callicarpa macrophylla Vahl. Beautyberry plant also known as Callicarpa macrophylla is an anthelmintic herb, used in diarrhea, dysentery, rheumatism, rashes, indigestion.

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Callicarpa macrophylla PFAF Plant Database

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The species callicatpa hermaphrodite has both male and female organs. This QR Code is unique to this page. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box. Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records.

Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be callicarpx but some can. Requires cross-pollination for good fruit production[]. Enumerates maxrophylla entities where the taxon lives. Last update on Callicarpa macrophylla is a deciduous Shrub growing to 2.

Inflorescence in corymbs, axillary, dichotomously branched, peduncle cm long, obtusely 4 angular, stellate-pubescent, bracts linear, Flowers bisexual, numerous, fragrant, calyx cupular, weakly 4 lobed, teeth acute, densely stellate-pubescent outside, corolla infundibular, 4 lobed, rose pink, lobes subequal, obovate, corolla tube narrow, about 2 mm long, pubescent, stamens 4 exserted, inserted near the base of corolla, filaments filiform, anthers oblong, ovary superior, globose, 4 lobed, 4 loculed, 1 ovule in each locule, about 0.


The juice of ripe fruits is used in the treatment macdophylla indigestion and fevers[]. Only just cover the seed[]. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform.

An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: The white spongy fruit is sweet marophylla succulent when fully ripe[]. Describes reproductive physiology and behavior, including mating and life history variables. QR Code What’s this? It is hardy to zone UK 9.

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Hello Sir, I am from china. Describes methods, circumstances, and timing of dispersal includes both natal dispersal and interbreeding dispersal. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Also callkcarpa information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. This species is only likely to be hardy in the very mildest parts of Britain, requiring a warm sunny corner[11, ].

Koenig ex Vahl, nom. The Western Ghats of southern India are one amcrophylla the most important macro;hylla regions in the world Sacred groves are tracts of virgin forest with rich biodiversity, as they have been protected for c French Mulberry Of Western Ghats.


Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. East Godavari district is one of the biodiversity rich areas in Andhra Pradesh. Prefers a highly fertile well-drained loamy soil[11, ]. Year ISBN Description Excellent book, covering over macrophylal, species of useful plants from Nepal together with information on the geography and peoples of Nepal.

It can grow in semi-shade light woodland or no shade. Stand structure of a primate rich rainforest region in the central Western Ghats of southern India Desc: It prefers moist soil.

Published on the Internet http: It is in flower from June to October, and the seeds ripen from August to October. The leaves are heated and applied as a poultice to ease the pain of rheumatic joints[, ]. A paste made from the roots is used to treat fevers[].

Swampy localities and ravines[]. Publisher Murray Year ISBN Description Contains a wide range of plants with a brief description, mainly of their ornamental value but also usually of cultivation details and varieties. Right plant wrong place.

Callicarpa macrophylla – Wikispecies

Spreading shrub, about ft tall. A juice made from the leaves mixed with equal portions of Drymaria diandra and Oxalis corniculata is used in the treatment of gastric troubles[]. Fruiting stem Photograph by: