Zingiber roseum (Roxb.) Roscoe

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Basionym : Amomum roseum Roxb.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Zingiber roseum (Roxb.) Roscoe
  • Vernacular name : Rajuladumpa (Telugu); Malayinchi (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Moist deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : Hill up to 1000m
  • Flower, Fruit : August-November
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district, East Godavari district, Srikakulam district, West Godavari district
    • Kerala : Kasaragod district, Kannur district, Wayanad district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Kollam district
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; Pullaiah, 1997. Fl. Andhra Pradesh, 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=Zingiber roseum. Downloaded on 5 December 2019.

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