Schweinfurthia sphaerocarpa (Benth.) A.Braun

 
  • Family : SCROPHULARIACEAE
    (Figwort Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BRAHMI FAMILY (ब्राह्मी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Linderniaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Antirrhinum glaucum Stocks; Linaria sphaerocarpa Benth.; Orontium papilionaceum Pers.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Schweinfurthia sphaerocarpa A.Braun
  • Vernacular name :
    • Sanipat. Nepalnimbo (Hindi)
    • Sannipat (Sanskrit)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Sandy pulverized soil in rocky habitats
  • Comments / notes : It grows frequently in associated with Cyperus bulbosus
  • Flower, Fruit : December
  • Distribution :
    • Gujarat : JNR, Kachchh district, Saurashtra - Kutch district
  • Native : Afghanistan, India, Iran, Oman, Pakistan
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Oman, Iran to India
  • Literature :
    • Shah G. L. (1978). Flora of Gujarat State Part 1. University Press Sardar Patel University: 504-505
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Schweinfurthia sphaerocarpa. Downloaded on 18 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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