Crossandra infundibuliformis (L.) Nees

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
    (ACANTHUS FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Crossandra infundibuliformis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Crossandra infundibuliformis (L.) Nees
  • Vernacular name : Kanagambara (Kan.); Kanagambaram (Tam.); Kanakambaram (Tel.)
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the Year
  • Comments : Runs wild from foothills to 1300 m in deciduous forests, in thickets and on slopes. Often brought into cultivation.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Crossandra infundibuliformis. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.

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