Barleria nitida Nees

  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Barleria nitida
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Barleria nitida Nees
  • Endemism : Karnataka, Tamil Nadu
  • Key identification features : Perennial undershrubs. Stems terete, ribbed, puberulous. Leaves obovate to elliptic, margins ciliate. Flowers sessile in scorpioid cymes, corolla white and hairy outside.
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka
  • Comments : On rocky hillslopes in dry and moist deciduous forests.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Mysore
  • Floras referred : Shendage & Yadav in Rheedea Vol.20, 2010

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