Genera – Vitex

Tectona grandis , Family-Verbenaceae , Common name-Teak, තේක්ක , Origin-Introduced , Habit-Large tree , Ecology-Cultivated inter, dry ,Comment-Planted. Now under family Lamiaceae, Reference-.

Vitex altissima , Family-Verbenaceae , Common name-Milla, Kaha milla මිල්ල , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-D, In, W, RF gaps ,Comment-Trifoliate leaf, 5 foliate in young shoots. Central leaflet 10-20 cm, subsessile or short petiolulate. Other leaflets smaller and subsessile. Inflorescence erect, narrow. Fruit less than cm, green to black. Confused with Vitex pinnata., Reference-T&S 95.13, DF IV 353 –

Vitex leucoxylon , Family-Verbenaceae , Common name-Neboda, නෑබොඩ , Origin-Native , Habit-Large tree , Ecology-D, In ,Comment-Leaflets 3-5, petiolulate., Reference-.

Vitex negundo , Family-Verbenaceae , Common name-Nika, නික , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-D, In ,Comment-., Reference-R4 – 365

Vitex pinnata , Family-Verbenaceae , Common name-Meeyan milla, Milla, kaha milla, මිල්ල , Origin-Native , Habit-Not known , Ecology-D, In ,Comment-Very similar to Vitex altissima., Reference-R4- 363

Vitex trifolia , Family-Verbenaceae , Common name-Sudu nika, සුදුනික , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-D, In ,Comment-Leaf usually 3 foliate, Reference-.

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