Aristea ecklonii Baker

 
  • Family : IRIDACEAE
    (Saffron Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : KESAR FAMILY (केसर फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Iridaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Aristea dichotoma Eckl. ex Klattl; Aristea paniculata Pax; Aristea maitlandii Hutch.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Aristea ecklonii Baker
  • Vernacular name :
    • Aristia (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Introduced as garden plant, now getting established in the grasslands
  • Flower, Fruit : October-December
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district
  • World Distribution : Tropical America, South America
  • Literature :
    • Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Aristea ecklonii. Downloaded on 17 June 2024.

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