Artemisia nilagirica (C.B.Clarke) Pamp.

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Compositae
  • Species : Artemisia nilagirica
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Artemisia nilagirica (C.B.Clarke) Pamp.
  • Common name : Indian Wormwood, Mugwort
  • Vernacular name : Nagdona, Dhavana (Hin.); Manjapatri, Urigattigge (Kan.); Damanah (San.)
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Flower, Fruit : April-December
  • Comments : Aromatic herb by wastelands of higher altitudes. Rare in forest edges.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Visakhapatnam district (Andhra Pradesh State); Sundargarh district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : Asia, Europe
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; 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. nilagirica. Downloaded on 10 July 2020.


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