Lagerstroemia indica L.

 
  • Family : LYTHRACEAE
    (LOOSESTRIFE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Lythraceae
  • Species : Lagerstroemia indica
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Lagerstroemia indica L.
  • Common name : Crepe Myrtle, Crepe Flower
  • Vernacular name : Pharash (Hin.); Seenapoo (Tam.); China goranta (Tel.)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Flower, Fruit : May-July
  • Comments : Occasionally planted in gardens.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • World Distribution : Himalayas, China, India, Japan
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; 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=Lagerstroemia indica. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.

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