Mikania cordata (Burm.f.) B.L. Robinson

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : COMPOSITAE
  • Basionym : Eupatorium cordatum Burm.f.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Mikania cordata (Burm.f.) B.L.Rob.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Found growing along roadsides
  • Key identification features : A scandent twinig herb. Heads small homogamous, greenish-white.
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Kolar district, Dakshina Kannada district, Udupi district
  • Literature : Nayar, T. S., et al, 2006. Flowering plants of Kerala, A hand book; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Mikania cordata. Downloaded on 9 August 2020.

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