Calendula officinalis L.

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (ASTER or SUNFLOWER FLOWER)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Compositae
  • Species : Calendula officinalis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Calendula officinalis L.
  • Common name : Calendula
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the Year
  • Native : Europe
  • Comments : Cultivated in the garden as an ornamental. Also used in native medicine for treating skin ailments.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • World Distribution : Europe; Cultivated in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, China
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2
  • 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=Calendula officinalis. Downloaded on 3 July 2020.

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