Hedychium coccineum Buch.-Ham. ex Sm.

 
  • Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
    (GINGER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Hedychium coccineum Buch.-Ham. ex Sm.
  • Common name : Orange Bottlebrush Ginger, Red Butterfly Ginger
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grown as garden plant
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in streams
  • Flower, Fruit : August-April
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, China
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; 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=Hedychium coccineum. Downloaded on 21 October 2019.

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