Swertia angustifolia var. pulchella (D.Don) Burkill

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Gentianaceae
  • Species : Swertia angustifolia
  • Variety : pulchella
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Swertia angustifolia var. pulchella (D.Don) Burkill
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : October-December
  • Native : India
  • Comments : Occasional in moist grasslands in forests.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bellary district (Karnataka State); Sirumalai Hills (Dindigul district) (Tamil Nadu State); Visakhapatnam district, Rampa Hills (East Godavari district), Kadapa district (Andhra Pradesh State); Mahendragiri Hills (Ganjam district), Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Kalahandi district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : India, Bhutan, Nepal, China
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka
  • 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=Swertia angustifolia var. pulchella. Downloaded on 9 August 2020.


Herbarium Specimen(s)

Field Images


All fields are required

Creative Commons License
Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in.