Premna latifolia Roxb.

  • Family : VERBENACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Lamiaceae
  • Species : Premna latifolia
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Premna mollissima Roth
  • Vernacular name : Agnimantha (San.); Aadrae-soppu, Neru gala (Kan.)
  • Key identification features : A large shrub or sometimes a small tree
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments : Scented leaves. Used as a leafy vegetable. (K.G.Bhat); found only in cultivation
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Kodagu, Mysore, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara


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