Heracleum sprengelianum Wight & Arn.

 
  • Family : APIACEAE
    (CARROT or CORIANDER or PARSLEY FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Apiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved name
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : Grasslands and shola margins
  • Comments / notes : On hills above 1200m on bare slopes in full sun.
  • Flower, Fruit : September-November
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Belagavi district
    • Kerala : Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Tamil Nadu : The Nilgiri district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Gamble 1919. Fl. Mad. Pres. Vol. 1; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.; Saldanha, C.J. (1996). Flora of Karnataka vol. 2. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi
  • 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=Heracleum sprengelianum. Downloaded on 8 December 2019.

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