Genus – Phyllanthus

Phyllanthus acidus , Family-Euphobiaceae , Common name-Nelli, Star goosebery, නෙල්ලි , Origin-Introduced , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Home gardens ,Comment-India. Small acidic fruit, ribbed.

Phyllanthus emblica , Family-Euphorbiaceae , Common name-Beheth nelli, Nelli, නෙල්ලි, බෙහෙත් නෙල්ලි , Origin-Native , Habit-Large tree , Ecology-Dry, Uva patana ,Comment-Cultivated

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