Amaranthus caudatus L.

 
  • Family : AMARANTHACEAE
    (AMARANTH FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Amaranthaceae
  • Species : Amaranthus caudatus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Amaranthus caudatus L.
  • Common name : Love Lies Bleeding
  • Vernacular name : Ramdana (Hin.); Netakura (Tel.); Khadasago (Ori.)
  • Collection Nos : RRLB 1533
  • Collector(s) Name : H.O Saxena
  • Collection Date : 07/06/74
  • Collection Locality : Bhubaneswar, Khurda district, Odisha
  • Habitat : Gardens
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : June-October
  • Comments : Cultivated as a vegetable. Seen across farmlands and hills up to 900 m.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in tropics
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). 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=Amaranthus caudatus. Downloaded on 16 July 2020.

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