Tripterospermum fasciculatum (Wall.) Chater

 
  • Family : GENTIANACEAE
    (Gentian Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BHUIN NEEM FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Gentianaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Crawfurdia fasciculata Wall; Gentiana fascicularis (Wall.) C.Marquand; Crawfurdia affinis Wall. ex C.B.Clarke; Gentiana confusa C.Marquand; Tripterospermum affine (Wall. ex C.B.Clarke) Harry Sm.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Tripterospermum fasciculatum (Wall.) Chater
  • Habit : Climber
  • Key identification features : Climbers, up to 3 m long; Leaves elliptic to lanceolate, cordate or rotundate at base; Flowers subterminal or axillary, solitary or in 3-flowered cymes, blue or purple; Capsules 2-valved, oblong.
  • Flower, Fruit : September- February
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Subansiri
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Native : Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Vietnam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 185
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Tripterospermum fasciculatum. Downloaded on 20 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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