Curcuma montana Roxb.

 
  • Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
    (GINGER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Curcuma montana Roxb.
  • Vernacular name : Sakuta (Oria); Kattumanjal (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Flower, Fruit : June-November
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Palakkad district, Ernakulam district, Idukki district, Kollam district
    • Odisha : Rayagada district, Koraput district, Mayurbhanj district, Ganjam district
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; 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=Curcuma montana. Downloaded on 7 December 2019.

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