Persicaria hydropiper (L.) Delarbre

    (Buckwheat Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : JANGLI PALAK FAMILY (जंगली पालक फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : POLYGONACEAE
  • Basionym : Polygonum hydropiper L.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Persicaria hydropiper (L.) Delarbre
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Marshy localitites in evergreen and semi-Evergreen forests
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Thrissur district, Kottayam district, Alappuzha district, Idukki district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, Dindigul district, The Nilgiri district
  • World Distribution : Pantropics
  • Literature : Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1987). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 2.; Gamble 1957
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. hydropiper. Downloaded on 6 June 2020.


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