Prunella vulgaris L.

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Prunella vulgaris L.
  • Common name : Common Self-Heal, Heal-all, Heart-of-the-earth
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands and Shola
  • Comments / notes : Thinly hairy herbs. Corolla violet purple
  • Flower, Fruit : December-March
  • Collector(s) Name : C. Saldanha
  • Collection Date : 25-06-1959
  • Collection Nos : Cs 4024
  • Collection Locality : Road to Poombarai, Palani hills, Dindigul district (TN)
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Malappuram district, Palakkad district, Idukki district
    • Tamil Nadu : Dindigul district, The Nilgiri district
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Jammu and Kashmir : Kashmir
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : America, Europe, North temperate zone of Indian subcontinent, Australia and Sri Lanka
  • Literature :
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1987). Flora of Tamilnadu, India vol. 2.
    • Oleg P & Adam S (1984). Flowers of Himalaya. Oxford University Press: 334
    • Nair, N. G (1977).Flora of Bashahr Himalayas. International Bioscience Publishers: 226
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Prunella vulgaris. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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