Swertia dilatata C.B.Clarke

 
  • Family : GENTIANACEAE
    (Gentian Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BHUIN NEEM FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Gentianaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Swertia dilatata C.B.Clarke
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Erect herbs, up to 1 m high; stems almost terete; Leaves lanceolate or narrowly lanceolate, 3-nerved; Flowers dull green, in divaricated panicles; petals pinkish with a horse-shoe shaped purplish mark; filaments dilated; Capsules subglobose.
  • Flower, Fruit : September- December
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Tawang
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Native : Bhutan, India, Nepal, Tibet
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, India, Nepal, Tibet
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 184
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Swertia dilatata. Downloaded on 20 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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