Platostoma africanum P. Beauv.

 
  • 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) : Platostoma africanum P.Beauv.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Rare in Nallamalais
  • Flower, Fruit : September-November
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Nallamala forest (Kurnool district), Anantagiri, Sunkarimetta, Chintalapalli, Madugula (Vishakapatnam district)
    • Odisha : Kalhandi district, Ganjam district, Mayurbhanj district, Keonjhar district, Koraput district
  • World Distribution : India, Tropical Africa, South Asia
  • 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
    • H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa
    • Pullaiah, T & Ali Moulali, D., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 2.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Platostoma africanum. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

Botanical Description

Herbarium Specimen(s)

India Distribution

World Distribution

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