Curcuma montana Roxb.

  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species : Curcuma montana
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Curcuma montana Roxb.
  • Key identification features : A tall herb, Rhizome large, not aromatic and pale yellow within.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Not common in Karnataka but known only from Biligirirangana hills of Chamarajanagar district.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chamrajnagar, Mysore
  • Floras referred : Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 1988- Studies on Zingiberaceae of Karnataka


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