Lotus garcinii DC.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Aspalathus persica Burm.f.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Lotus garcinii DC.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Vado-Bhakho, Van-Methi (Gujarati)
  • Habit : Herb or undershrub
  • Habitat : Sandy shores
  • Flower, Fruit : October-December
  • Distribution :
    • Gujarat : Saurashtra - Kutch district, Kachchh district
  • Native : Gulf States, India, Iran, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Socotra, Somalia
  • World Distribution : Somalia, East Socotra (incl. Abd al Kuri), Arabian Peninsula to Pakistan
  • Literature :
    • Shah G. L. (1978). Flora of Gujarat State Part 1. University Press Sardar Patel University: 223-224
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Lotus garcinii. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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