Orthosiphon pallidus Benth.

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Orthosiphon pallidus Royle ex Benth.
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Comments / notes : Common
  • Flower, Fruit : August-December
  • Collector(s) Name : Raja K. Swamy & Noel Sebastian
  • Collection Date : 25-11-2018; 23-11-2018
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-1837; HJCB-1744
  • Collection Locality : Chinnar, Idukki district, Kerala; Theni district, Tamil Nadu
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district, East Godavari district, Guntur district
    • Karnataka : Belagavi district, Chikkamagaluru district, Chitradurga district, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) district, Kolar district, Mysuru district, Tumakuru district, Uttara Kannada district
    • Kerala : Idukki district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Mayurbhanj district, Gajapati district
    • Tamil Nadu : Theni district
  • World Distribution : India, Balochistan, Bangladesh
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • J.L.Ellis, 1990- Flora of Nallamalais Vol. 2
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
    • N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka
    • Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey of India
    • Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga
    • Rao & Razi, 1981 – Mysore
    • Herbarium specimen from - Chinnar, Idukki district, Kerala and Theni district, Tamil Nadu.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Orthosiphon pallidus. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

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