Barleria tomentosa Roth

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (Acanthus Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ARUSA FAMILY (अडूसा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ACANTHACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Barleria tomentosa Roth
  • Common name : Blue Trumpet Bush
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : up to 1000m
  • Flower, Fruit : September-March
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district
    • Telangana : Mehboobnagar district, Nalgonda district
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Thiruvananthapuram district, Kollam district, Alappuzha district, Pathanamthitta district, Kottayam district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • 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=Barleria tomentosa. Downloaded on 7 July 2020.

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