Curcuma leucorrhiza Roxb.

    (Ginger Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : HALDI FAMILY (हल्दी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : ZINGIBERACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Curcuma leucorrhiza Roxb.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : This species is so far known only from East India, the collection made by Prof. K.G.Bhat is the first record in S.India.
  • Flower, Fruit : May-June
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Uttara Kannada district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : 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. leucorrhiza. Downloaded on 14 August 2022.


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