Rotala fimbriata Wight

 
  • Family : LYTHRACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Lythraceae
  • Species : Rotala fimbriata
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Rotala fimbriata Wight (Unresolved name)
  • Common name : Lilac Tasselflower
  • Collection Nos : KFP 4571, KFP 9804
  • Endemism : India
  • Key identification features : An erect slender herb, sometimes creeping with 4-angled stem. Leaves are decussate, lanceolate to oblong, with rounded apex. Flowers are small sessile either single or in groups of few. Calyx campanulate and 5-lobed. Petals are 5 or rarely 6, 2-3 mm. long and pinnately divided into linear segments. Fruit is elongate-ellipsoid.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : India
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Bijapur, Davanagere, Mysore, Tumkur, Uttara Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha, 1996; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere

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