Epilobium hirsutum L.

  • Family : ONAGRACEAE
    (Evening-Primrose Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : OENOTHERA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ONAGRACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Epilobium hirsutum L.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Herbs, up to 1.5m high, perennial, hairy all over. Leaves opposite, lanceolate. Flowers purple, solitary or in short racemes.
  • Flower, Fruit : October-December
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Parbhani district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. pp.990. 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. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Epilobium hirsutum. Downloaded on 14 July 2020.


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