Orthosiphon rubicundus var. rubicundus

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Basionym : Plectranthus rubicundus D.Don
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Orthosiphon rubicundus (D.Don) Benth.
  • Vernacular name :
    • Podathulasi, Nela tappidi (Telugu)
    • Chandua (Oria)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Tropical moist deciduous forests
  • Flower, Fruit : September-August (WG)
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district, Guntur district, Kadapa district, Srikakulam district, Kurnool district, West Godavari district
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district, Davanagare district, Hassan district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Mysuru district, Shivamogga district
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Wayanad district, Palakkad district
    • Maharashtra : Akola district
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district, Ganjam district, Koraput district, Bolangir district
  • World Distribution : India, Nepal, China, Myanmar
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature :
    • Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4
    • H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
    • R. S. Rao et al., 1986 - Flora of West Godavari District
    • R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District
    • H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
    • Kamble & Pradhan, 1988. Flora of Akola District, Maharashtra. Botanical Survey of India
    • Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan
    • Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore
    • Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state
    • Manjunath et al., 2003 – Davanagere.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Orthosiphon rubicundus var. rubicundus. Downloaded on 24 June 2024.

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