Dracaena terniflora Roxb.

  • Family : AGAVACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Asparagaceae
  • Species : Dracaena terniflora
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Dracaena terniflora Roxb.
  • Vernacular name : Raktachaha (Ori.)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : April-October
  • Comments : Often on hills in moist places as an undergrowth of shady forests. Sometime cultivated in gardens.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Maredumilli Hills, Rampa Hills (East Godavari district), Visakhapatnam district, Tirumala Hills (Chittoor district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Khurda district, Puri district, Bolangir district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, Malay Peninsula, South China
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; Pullaiah, T., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 3. Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, India.; http://e-monocot.org eMonocot. (2010, 1st November). Retrieved Wednesday, 8th February, 2012, from http://e-monocot.org.
  • 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=Dracaena terniflora. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.


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