Botanical name: Symphorema polyandrum Family: Verbenaceae (Verbena family)
South Indian Symphorema is a very rare climbing shrub, 7-8 m tall. Leaves are simple, oppositely arranged. Flowers borne in stalked head-like cymes, subtended by a whorl of 6 prominent involucral bracts. Sepal cup is 5- or 6-toothed. Flowers are white with prominently protruding stamens. It is found in Karnataka. Flowering: February-April.
Identification credit: Shrikant Ingalhalikar
The flower labeled South Indian Symphorema is ...