Annona squamosa L. Main specimen
Annonaceae
{ Description | Flower }

The flowers of Annona squamosa are axillary and solitary.
The calyx is composed of 3 triangular, 2 mm long and 3 mm wide sepals. The calyx is light green-coloured.
The corolla is composed of 3 cream-coloured and light-green petals. The petals are fleshy, oblong, 2-2.5 cm long and 6-7 mm wide.
The androecium is composed of numerous and short stamens.
The pistils are also numerous.
The flowers are fragrant.

Annona squamosa flowering twig
Annona squamosa flower
Annona squamosa flower
Annona squamosa flower structures
Annona squamosa flower
Annona squamosa flower reproductive structures
Date of collection
20/08/2015
Collected by
N.L.I.B.
GPS coordinates
11.99409 N - 79.82364 E
Locality
Pitchandikulam Forest, Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India