Amaranthus polygonoides L.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Amaranthaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Amaranthus polygonoides Roxb.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Amaranthus polygonoides L.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Scrub jungle and wasteland up to 800m
  • Comments / notes : On plains in gravelly ground; in dry deciduous forests
  • Flower, Fruit : July-March
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Bidar district, Vijayapura (Bijapur) district, Chikkamagaluru district, Chitradurga district, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) district, Raichur district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey of India
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. polygonoides. Downloaded on 22 October 2019.


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