Leucas zeylanica var. zeylanica

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Basionym : Phlomis zeylanica L.
  • Synonym(s) : Leucas zeylanica (L.) W.T.Aiton; Leucas indica (L.) R.Br. ex Sm
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Leucas zeylanica (L.) W.T.Aiton
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands, also in the plains
  • Flower, Fruit : May-July
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district
    • Karnataka : Kodagu (Coorg) district, Udupi district
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district
    • Tamil Nadu : Sirumalai Hills (Dindigul district), Salem district
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Mauritius, Philippines, China
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state
    • Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi District
    • 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=Leucas zeylanica var. zeylanica. Downloaded on 15 June 2024.

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