Persicaria auriculata (Meisn.) S.K.Dixit, Datt & G.P.Roy

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Polygonaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Unresolved name
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Comments / notes : Frequent in open moist areas
  • Key identification features : Undershrub rambling with woody base. Leaves glabrous above, hairy on nerves beneath. Heads corymbose-paniculate; peduncles glandular-hairy.
  • Flower, Fruit : October-April
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Mumbai-City district, Mumbai Suburban district, Dhule district, Kolhapur district, Pune district, Ratnagiri district, Satara district, Thane district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2.pp.803. Botanical survey of India, Govt. Of India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. auriculata. Downloaded on 22 November 2019.


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