Prenanthes hookeri C.B.Clarke ex Hook.f.

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Asteraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Lactuca hookeri (C.B.Clarke ex Hook.f.) Stebbins
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Prenanthes hookeri C.B.Clarke ex Hook.f.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Stout or slender herbs, much branched, glabrous; Leaves hastate or cordate with amplexicaul, winged petioles, dilated and auricled at base; Heads blue-purple, peduncles long; Achenes narrowly elliptic, compressed.
  • Flower, Fruit : August- October
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Subansiri
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bhutan
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 35
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Prenanthes hookeri. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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