Anagallis pumila Swartz

 
  • Family : PRIMULACEAE
    (PRIMROSE or PRIMULA FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Primulaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Anagallis pumila Swartz
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Comments / notes : On hills above 800m, on moist slopes, stream banks and fallow fields etc.
  • Flower, Fruit : July-February
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district, East Godavari district
    • Karnataka : Kolar district
    • Kerala : Idukki district
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district
  • World Distribution : India, Africa, Himalayan Islands, Timor, Australia, Tropical America
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; 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; Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 – Flora of Hassan; Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnataka State vol. 1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Flora of Udupi; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara
  • 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=Anagallis pumila. Downloaded on 17 August 2019.

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