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Nyctanthes arbor tristes Linn.

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Watercolour illustration commissioned by William Roxburgh. ROX179. In 'Flora Indica', Roxburgh notes that he has only known of this species in a cultivated state grown from seed, and does not know where it is native. Roxburgh, 'Flora Indica' (1832) v.1, p.86.

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Location

South Asia

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