Begonia silletensis (A.DC.) C.B.Clarke

 
  • Family : BEGONIACEAE
    (Begonia Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PATTHARCHATTA FAMILY (पत्थरचट्टा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Begoniaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Casparya silletensis A.DC.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Begonia silletensis (A.DC.) C.B.Clarke
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Succulent, stemless herbs with short, thick, fibrous, sometimes tuberous rootstocks; Leaves broadly ovate, petiolate, hairy, finely denticulate; Inflotes- cence shorter than petioles; Fruits globose or ovoid, densely brownish hairy without prominent angles.
  • Flower, Fruit : March- May
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang, Tirap
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, China, Bhutan, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 562
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Begonia silletensis. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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