Leonurus cardiaca L.

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Cardiaca crispa (Murray) Moench; Cardiaca glabra Gilib.; Cardiaca stachys Medik.; Cardiaca trilobata Lam.; Cardiaca vulgaris Moench; Lamium cardiaca (L.) Baill.; Leonurus campestris Andrz. ex Benth.; Leonurus cardiaca var. hirtella Holub; Leonurus cardiaca subsp. intermedius (Holub) Dostál; Leonurus cardiaca var. rotundifolia Zalewski; Leonurus crispus Murray; Leonurus discolor W.D.J.Koch; Leonurus glabra (Gilib.) Gilib.; Leonurus illyricus Benth.; Leonurus intermedius Holub; Leonurus lacerus Lindl.; Leonurus multifidus Raf.; Leonurus neglectus Schrank; Leonurus ruderalis Salisb.; Leonurus trilobatus (Lam.) Dulac; Stachys triloba Stokes
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Leonurus cardiaca L.
  • Common name : Motherwort, Throw-wort, Lion's Ear
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Beside roadsides, in vacant fields, waste ground, dumps and other disturbed areas in Himalayas, at altitudes 2400 - 3600 m.
  • Flower, Fruit : June-August
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Himachal Pradesh : Kinnaur district
  • Native : Albania, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Italy, Krym, Netherlands, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, South Eu
  • Exotic/Native : Exotic
  • World Distribution : Europe to Iran and Alabama, Alberta, Argentina Northeast, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Southeast, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Carolina, South Dakota, Spain, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 199
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Leonurus cardiaca. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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