Madhuri Lata/Madhobi Lata

Madhuri Lata/Madhobi Lata

English Name: Rangoon Creeper, Chinese Honey Suckle

Scientific name: Quisqualis indica L.

Bangla/Local name: ‘Madhuri Lata’, ‘Madhobilata’







Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981)

Kingdom Plantae
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Combretaceae
Genus Quisqualis
Species Q. indica




Figure: Fruits of Madhuri Lata


Economic Importance

Used as ornament


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