madhumaalati

madhu maalati rangoon kreepar
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vaigyaanik vargeekaran
jagat: paadap
(ashrenikrut) enjiyosparm
(ashrenikrut) yoodikaut
gan: mirtels
kul: Combretaceae
prajaati: Combretum
jaati: C. indicum
dvipd naam
Combretum indicum
(L.) DeFilipps
paryaaya

Quisqualis indica L.

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madhumaalati (Honeysuckle) ek vanaspati hai jo kshup (jhaadi) ya lata ke roop mein hoti hai. yeh kaipreefoliaasi vansh mein aati hai. iski lagbhag 180 prajaatiyaaain gyaat hain. inmein se lagbhag 100 prajaatiyaaain cheen mein, 20 Bhaarat mein, 20 Europe mein, tatha 20 uttari America mein paayi jaati hain. iski sabse prasiddh prajaatiyaaain hain- lonikera jaiponika (Lonicera japonica ya Japani madhumaalati ya cheeni madhumaalati), lonikera periklimenam (Lonicera periclymenum ya woodbine), tatha lonikera semaparvirens ( Lonicera sempervirens ya trumpet honeysuckle, ya woodbine honeysuckle). madhumaalika ki kuchh prajaatiyon ke pushpon ki or gunjan pakshi (Hummingbirds) bahut aakarshit hote hain.

iska naam 'madhumaalati' isaliye saarthak hai kyonki iske pushpon se khaadya madhu nikaala ja sakta hai. Asia ke alaava vishv ke kai anya bhaagon mein yeh saundarya hetu ugaayi gayi ya svat: faili hui jhaadi ke roop mein bhi paayi jaati hai.