Salvia coccinea Buc'hoz ex Etl.

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Salvia ciliata Benth.; Salvia rosea Vahl; Salvia superba Vilm.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Salvia coccinea Buc'hoz ex Etl.
  • Common name : Red Sage
  • Vernacular name :
    • Moroklei (Manipuri)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grown as garden plant
  • Comments / notes : Often on hills as a garden escape.
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
  • Native : Tropical America
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in most parts of the world.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Salvia coccinea. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

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