Artabotrys hexapetalus

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Artabotrys hexapetalus
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Artabotrys hexapetalus flower
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Magnoliids
Order: Magnoliales
Family: Annonaceae
Genus: Artabotrys
Species: A. hexapetalus
Binomial name
Artabotrys hexapetalus
(L.f.) Bandari
Synonyms

Artabotrys hexapetalus, also known as manoranjini is a shrub found in India and its flowers are renowned for its exotic fragrance.[1] The yellow colored flowers of this plant are very fragrant.[2] The flowers are greenish in the beginning and turn yellow with age and the flowers are long lasting with fruity pleasant smell.[1] The common names include ylang ylang vine, climbing lang-lang, tail grape and ilang-ilang.[1] When young it is a shrub which turns into a climber once attains the height of about 2 meters.[3]

Common names[edit]

  • Tamil: மனோரஞ்ஜிதம் Manoranjitham
  • Kannada: Manoranjani flower,Manoranjanihu balli
  • Hindi: हरी चम्पा, Madanmast मदनमस्त, Manorangini मनोरंगिनी •
  • Meitei: চীনী চম্প্ৰা Chini champra
  • Oriya: Kalomuro
  • Bengali: Kanthalichampa কাঁঠালী চাঁপা
  • Marathi: हिरवा चाफा Hirva chapha[4]
  • Burma: Kada ngan; Padat ngan; Tadiang hmwe.
  • China: Ying zhao hua; Ying zhao lan.
  • French: Coq du levant; Ilang Ilang grimpant; Liane ilang ilang.
  • Hawaii: Lanalana.
  • Japan: Iraniran noki; Tsuru iraniran.
  • Thailand: Karawek; Kradang nga chin; Saban nga chin.
  • Gujarati: નાગચંપો nagchampa[5]
  • Telugu: Sampenga

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Artabotrys hexapetalus - Hari Champa". Flowersofindia.net. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  2. ^ "Artabotrys hexapetalus - Hortipedia". En.hortipedia.com. 2009-04-21. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  3. ^ "Artabotrys hexapetalus". Asianplant.net. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  4. ^ http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Hari%20Champa.html
  5. ^ http://www.asianplant.net/Annonaceae/Artabotrys_hexapetalus.htm

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