Farsetia heliophila Bunge ex Coss.

 
  • Family : BRASSICACEAE
    (Mustard Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SARSON FAMILY (सरसों फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Brassicaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Farsetia heliophila Bunge ex Coss.
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Habitat : In moist sandy-loam soils and dry places
  • Comments / notes : The only collection is from Ganganagar.
  • Key identification features : Flowers large; petals much exceeding the sepals
  • Flower, Fruit : October-January
  • Distribution :
    • Rajasthan : Sri Ganganagar district
  • Native : Gulf States, India, Iran, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : South-East Iran to North-West India, Arabian Peninsula
  • Literature :
    • Shetty B.V. and Singh V., (1987). Flora of India Series 2 Flora of Rajasthan Vol. 1. Botanical survey of India, Govt. India. PP- 456
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Farsetia heliophila. Downloaded on 26 May 2024.

India Distribution

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