Study of morphological characters of java tea, (Orthosiphon stamineus Benth)

Adilah Azmi, (2012) Study of morphological characters of java tea, (Orthosiphon stamineus Benth). Undergraduate project report, Faculty of Agro - Based Industry. (Submitted)


Cat's whiskers or known as java tea is a herb plant. Scientific name of java tea is Orthosiphon stamineus. The origin of Orthosiphon is Eastern Asia, now it is widely grown in all tropical areas. The morphological characteristic of the herb cat's whiskers are straight wet bars often as wood, height can reach 1.5 m. This plant can grow to a height of 700 above sea level. It features long white or blue flowers with long stamens (cat's whiskers) over glossy mid-green foliage. Leaves are ovate sharp jagged edges rough and irregular. This plant is perennial herbs or subshrubs. Roots often thickened woody. In this study of morphological characteristics of java tea, Tunjung where it has produce more branches and this will produce more leaves. Tunjung also produce longest length of leaves whereas the widths of leaves are same among another place.

Item Type: Undergraduate Final Project Report
Faculty: Faculty of Agro - Based Industry
Call Number: SBS 12001
Supervisor: Dr. Dwi Susanto
Programme: Agro Technology Entrepreneurship
Deposited By: En. Wahyudi Yusra Zulfin
Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2013 07:53
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2017 03:50

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