Heliotropium subulatum (Hochst. ex A.DC.) Vatke

 
  • Family : BORAGINACEAE
    (Forget-Me-Not Or Borage Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : LASORA FAMILY (लसोड़ा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Boraginaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Heliotropium zeylanicum (Burm.f.) Lam.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Thelipoondu (Tamil)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Occasional weed in waste lands and foot hills
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Krishna district
    • Karnataka : Ballari district, Vijayapura (Bijapur) district, Tumakuru district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
    • Gujarat : Somnath
  • Native : Angola, Botswana, Burkina, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Socotra, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania,
  • World Distribution : Tropical Africa, Pakistan, India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka
    • Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis
    • Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District
    • Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Heliotropium subulatum. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

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