Flower Database

Rauvolfia verticillata

Basic information
Flower Name
Rauvolfia verticillata
Formal Name
Rauvolfia verticillata
Alias
Rauvolfia verticillata, 蓬莱青木
Habitat
Taiwan, southern China
Morph
Evergreen shrub
Comment
Rauvolfia verticillata is Taiwan, Viet Nam or China Southern Plateau, is a small Evergreen shrub of the oleanders of Hyoscyamus genus. Good branching. In the long oval-shaped leaves are whorled or opposite the. The anniversary of flowering almost at the point of origin (Japan, June-September). Inflorescences of small white flowers with over 35; Flower is a funnel-shaped tube is long and Tip 5 crack, is twist in wind turbine. There are five stamens. October-the containing, calming and hypotensive effect of reserpine (reserpine), consisting of 11 months by the time the fruit is 1.4 cm in length oval drupe. Fruit color changes purple black red-green. Grown for medicinal roots, stems and leaves.
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Apocynaceae
Genus
Rauvolfia
Species
R. verticillata
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
High cup
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Greenhouse Orchard
Color
White
Season
Jun Jul
Height
200  ~ 500  [cm]
Diameter
0.8  ~ 1