Ammannia senegalensis Blatt. & Hallb.

  • Family : LYTHRACEAE
    (Loose-Strife Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : MEHNDI FAMILY (मेंहंदी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : LYTHRACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ammannia auriculata Willd.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Occasional
  • Key identification features : Erect or sub-erect herbs, simple or sparingly branched near base. Leaves linear-oblong or lanceolate, subacute. Capsules purple
  • Flower, Fruit : August-November
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Tumakuru district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. pp.32. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. senegalensis f. indica. Downloaded on 2 July 2020.


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