Rumex vesicarius L.

    (Buckwheat Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : JANGLI PALAK FAMILY (जंगली पालक फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : POLYGONACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Rumex vesicarius L.
  • Common name : Bladder dock
  • Vernacular name : Chukkakura (Telugu)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in gardens. Sometimes selfsown and as an escape.
  • Flower, Fruit : December-June
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Persia, North Africa
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. vesicarius. Downloaded on 21 February 2024.


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