Pluchea arguta Boiss.

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : COMPOSITAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pluchea arguta Boiss.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments / notes : Rare
  • Key identification features : Leaves sessile, elliptic-obovate or ovate, serrate-dendate. Heads yellow, solitary or subclustered, axillary on slender, villous peduncles. Achenes minute, cylindric.
  • Flower, Fruit : December-January
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Thane district
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2.pp.233. Botanical survey of India, Govt. Of India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. arguta. Downloaded on 17 June 2021.


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