Globba bulbifera Roxb.

 
  • Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
    (GINGER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Globba marantina L.
  • Vernacular name : Kalinga rastragadda (Telugu)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Common in upper Western ghats and in moist deciduous forests.
  • Flower, Fruit : August-September
  • Collection Nos : HFP 803, CJS 10079, KFP 8708
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Hassan district, Mysuru district, Shivamogga district, Uttara Kannada district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Flora of Hassan district, Karnataka; Rao & Razi, 1981 – A Synoptic Flora of Mysore District; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 1988- Studies on Zingiberaceae of Karnataka
  • 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=Globba bulbifera. Downloaded on 5 December 2019.

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