Zingiber diwakarianum R.Kr.Singh

    (Ginger Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : HALDI FAMILY (हल्दी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : ZINGIBERACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Zingiber diwakarianum R.Kr.Singh
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Key identification features : Corolla dark yellow
  • Flower, Fruit : June-November
  • Distribution :
    • Goa : South Goa district
    • Karnataka : Belagavi district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Maharashtra : Pune district, Thane district, Kolhapur district, Satara district, Ahmednagar district, Ratnagiri district, Bhandara district, Raigad district, Sindhudurg district, Chandrapur district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Northern Western Ghats
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : R. Kr. Singh (2011). Zingiber diwakarianum (Zingiberaceae)- A new species from North Western Ghats, India. Indian Journal of Forestry. 34(2): 245-248.
  • 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 diwakarianum. Downloaded on 1 October 2023.

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