Cynoglossum microglochin Benth.

 
  • Family : BORAGINACEAE
    (Forget-Me-Not Or Borage Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : LASORA FAMILY (लसोड़ा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Boraginaceae
  • Basionym : Anchusa petiolata Hook.
  • Synonym(s) : Cynoglossum grandiflorum Royle ex Benth.; Cynoglossum microglochin var. nervosum (Benth. ex C.B.Clarke) Y.J.Nasir; Cynoglossum nervosum Benth. ex C.B.Clarke; Cynoglossum nervosum var. petiolatum (Hook.) Kazmi; Cynoglossum petiolatum (Hook.) A.DC.; Cynoglossum petiolatum var. nervosum (Benth. ex C.B.Clarke) Bennet; Cynoglossum rupestre Brand; Omphalodes nervosa Edgew. ex C.B.Clarke
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Cynoglossum microglochin Benth.
  • Common name : Purple Forget-Me-Not, Purple Hound's-Tongue
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Mountain slopes, meadows and disturbed places
  • Key identification features : Undersurface of leaves dense and softly hairy, with prominent nerves; uppersurface with hairs arising from prominent tubercles. Cauline leaves ± ovate, acute
  • Flower, Fruit : May-June
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : Afghanistan, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Pakistan, West Himalaya
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : East Afghanistan to Himalaya
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 179
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Cynoglossum microglochin. Downloaded on 29 May 2024.

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