Curcuma oligantha var. oligantha

 
  • Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
    (GINGER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Curcuma oligantha var. oligantha
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Semi-Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Common in moist shaded places along W.Ghats and on the coastal belt of Kerala
  • Flower, Fruit : May-August
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Udupi district, Dakshina Kannada district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Western Peninsular India; Western Ghats
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 1988- Studies on Zingiberaceae of Karnataka; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara; 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 oligantha var. oligantha. Downloaded on 7 December 2019.

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