Ammannia octandra L. f.

  • Family : LYTHRACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Lythraceae
  • Species : Ammannia octandra
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ammannia octandra L.f.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : January-June
  • Native : Indian sub-continent
  • Comments : Occasional in plains towards the coast, in low-lying moist areas, fallow fields and as a weed in paddy fields.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : East Godavari district (Andhra Pradesh State); Hoganekal Forest (Dharmapuri district), Tiruvannamalai district (Tamil Nadu State)
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Malaysia
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ; 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. octandra. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.


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