||Kirganelia reticulata (Poir.) Baill.
||Red - Pink
||Kale madhu ka per, Makhi, Panjuli.
|English / Trade Name
||Black-Honey Shrub, black-berried featherfoil, potato-bush, netted-leaved leaf-flower
|Vernacular /Local Name
||Kale madhu ka per
||Fruit baccate, 17 x 6 mm diameter, subglobose, purplish-black when ripe. Seeds 8-10, surrounded by pulp.
||Stream banks, lake shores and also in moist deciduous and semi-evergreen forests
||Tropical Africa, India, Sri Lanka, South East Asia, Southern China and Malesia.
||Smooth, greenish brown.
|Distribution in Haryana
||Ambala, Bhiwani, Gurgaon, Hisar, Kaithal, Kurukshetra, M. Garh, Mewat, Morni-Pinjore, Panipat, Rewari, Rohtak, Yamuna Nagar
||Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
|Description of Species
||A straggling or subscandent shrub. Leaves compound, alternate, elliptic ot oblong, less often obovate, subacute to rounded at the apex, subcordate, rounded or cuneate at the base, entire, lateral nerves not prominent. Flowers green or purplish in axillary, few flowered fascicles. Male flowers. Stamens 5, the inner 3 connate, outer 2 free and shorter. Female flowers. Ovary 5-10-celled. Fruit a berry, baccate, subglobose, purplish-black when ripe. Seeds 8-10, surrounded by pulp.
||Leaves compound, alternate, elliptic ot oblong, less often obovate, subacute to rounded at the apex, subcordate, rounded or cuneate at the base, entire, lateral nerves not prominent.