Phlomis spectabilis Falc. ex Benth.

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Phlomis cachemeriana Benth.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Phlomoides spectabilis (Falc. ex Benth.) Kamelin & Makhm.
  • Common name : Spectacular Himalayan Sage
  • Vernacular name :
    • Gar (Hindi)
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Dry rocky areas; 1600 - 4000 m. altitude
  • Comments / notes : The large ovate deeply cordate leaves, the tall habit and the simple hairs on the upper leaf surface are characteristic.
  • Flower, Fruit : June-September
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Himachal Pradesh : Kinnaur district
  • Native : Afghanistan, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Pakistan, West Himalaya
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : East Afghanistan to Himalaya
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 201
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Phlomis spectabilis. Downloaded on 18 June 2024.

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