Mecardonia procumbens (Mill.) Small

 
  • Family : SCROPHULARIACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Plantaginaceae
  • Species : Mecardonia procumbens
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Mecardonia procumbens (Mill.) Small
  • Common name : Baby Jump-up
  • Collection Nos : HFP 1436, CJS 10754, CS 8680
  • Key identification features : An annual herb. Leaves are opposite, subsessile, toothed. Flowers are small (1.3 cm) long, tubular having 2 joined upper lobes, 3 lower lobes, yellow in colour with a brown-lined throat.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : Subtropical United States
  • Comments : Occasional as a weed in gardens
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Chikamagalur, Davanagere, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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