Heliotropium indicum L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Heliotropium indicum (rights holder: P.Santhan) © P.Santhan

Indian Heliotrope

Erect annual or short-lived perennial herb, up to 150 cm. Leaves alternate to sub-opposite triangular-ovate, up to 17 cm long, upper surface wrinkled and with scattered bristles, somewhat more hairy below; base decurrent down the long petiole. Flowers in curled elongating inflorescences, eventually up to 36 cm long, white, rarely mauve or blue. Fruits deeply bilobed with diverging beaked lobes, c.... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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