Begonia wattii C.B.Clarke

 
  • Family : BEGONIACEAE
    (Begonia Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PATTHARCHATTA FAMILY (पत्थरचट्टा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Begoniaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Begonia wattii C.B.Clarke
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Rhizomatous herbs, puberulous; rhizomes short; Leaves large, ovate, cordate, apex acute, double serrate along margins; Flowers both axillary and terminal, rose coloured; Capsules 3-winged, pubescent; wings one larger and two smaller, 2-loculed, placentas bifid.
  • Flower, Fruit : September- October
  • Distribution :
    • Mizoram : Lawnglai-Kawlchaw
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature :
    • Singh, N. P., Singh, K. P., & Singh, D. K. (2002). Flora of Mizoram (Vol. 1). Botanical Survey of India. Pg. : 655
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Begonia wattii. Downloaded on 26 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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