Millingtonia

Millingtonia

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Millingtonia hortensis or Bignonia sukerosa, the sole species in the genus Millingtonia, is a tree native to south-east Asia. It is commonly known as Tree Jasmine or Indian Cork Tree. It is also known as Akash Malli or Mara Malli in Tamil, Kavuki in Telugu and Mini Chameli in Hindi.In the name Millingtonia hortensis, Millingtonia derives from Millington for Sir Thomas Millington who was an inspiration for Carl Linnaeus the Younger who first described the genus. The specific epithet hortensia derives from hertens which in Latin is related to garden. In the name Bignonia sukerosa, sukerosa derives from suberos which means corky in Latin.show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135680153
  • 9786135680157