Buddleja asiatica Lour.

  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Scrophulariaceae
  • Species : Buddleja asiatica
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Buddleja asiatica Lour.
  • Vernacular name : Ninda (Hin.); Karkkattankodi, Karukattan (Tam.); Ninda (Ori.)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : October-May
  • Comments : Occasional on hills up to 1600 m, along shallow river banks, ravines, shola borders.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Kolar district (Karnataka State); Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State); Visakhapatnam district (Andhra Pradesh State); Similipal Hills (Mayurbhanj district), Gandamardhan Hills (Bargarh district), Keonjhar district (Odisha State)
  • World Distribution : Tropical & sub-tropical Asia; Cultivated and naturalized in tropical & sub-tropical regions
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipal, Orissa; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; 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=Buddleja asiatica. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.


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