Families – Periplocaceae, Phormiaceae, Phytolaccaceae

Family – Periplocaceae. 3 genera in Sri Lanka

  1. PERIPLOCACEAE (Earlier under Asclepiadaceae)

152.01. CRYPTOLEPIS R. Br.

C.buchananii Roem. & Schult. S:wal-ruk-attana

152.02. CRYPTOSTEGIA R. Br.

C.grandiflora R. Br.

152.03. HEMIDESMUS R. Br.

H.indicus (L.) R. Br. S:heen-iramusu T:nannari

 

Family – Phormiaceae

  1. PHORMIACEAE

153.01. DIANELLA Lam. ex Juss.

D.ensifolia (L.) DC. S:monara-petan

 

Family – Phytolaccaceae

  1. PHYTOLACCACEAE

154.01. HILLERIA Veil. Cone.

H.latifolia (Lam.) H. Walter [Mohlana nemoralis Mart.]

154.02. PETIVERIA L.

P.alliacea L.*

154.03. PHYTOLACCA L.

P.dioica L.

P.octandra L.

154.04. RIVINA L.

R.humilis L.

 

Reference – A CHECK LIST OF THE FLOWERING PLANTS; Lilani Kumudini Senaratna, B.Sc. (Colombo) M.Phil. (OUSL), Department of Botany, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda.  Published by National Science Foundation 47/5, Maitland, Place Colombo 7 SRI LANKA

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