Plectranthus scrophularioides Wall. ex. 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) : Name not found
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Damp grassy banks or streamsides in Pinus wallichiana/Quercus semecarpifolia forest; 2000 - 3500 m. altitude
  • Key identification features : Stamens clearly exserted; calyx conspicuously bilabiate with lower lip slightly longer than upper; corolla white, cream or yellow with red marking
  • Flower, Fruit : July-August
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • West Bengal : Darjeeling district,Kalimpong district
  • Native : Bangladesh, China, Bhutan, India, Nepal
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Indo-China
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 202
    • GRIERSON A.J.C. & LONG D.G. (1983). FLORA OF BHUTAN INCLUDING A RECORD OF PLANTS FROM SIKKIM Vol. 2: Part 2. ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN, EDINBURGH: 999
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Plectranthus scrophularioides. Downloaded on 18 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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