Hydrocera triflora (L.) Wight & Arn.

 
  • Family : BALSAMINACEAE
    (Balsam Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GUL-MEHNDI FAMILY (गुलमेंहदी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Balsaminaceae
  • Basionym : Impatiens triflora L.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Hydrocera triflora (L.) Wight & Arn.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Jalgaura (Oria)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Moist localities in the plains
  • Flower, Fruit : June-November
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Nellore district
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Ernakulam district, Kottayam district, Alappuzha district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district
    • Odisha : Cuttack district, Khurda district
    • Tamil Nadu : Thanjavur district
  • Native : Indo-China
  • World Distribution : Indo-Malesia, India
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2002 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 1
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1994- Flora of Orissa Vol. 1
    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
    • Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Hydrocera triflora. Downloaded on 29 May 2024.

Botanical Description

Herbarium Specimen(s)

India Distribution

World Distribution

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