Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.

 
  • Family : ASTERACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Asteraceae (Compositae)
  • Species : Chromolaena odorata
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Chromolaena odorata (L.) R.M.King & H.Rob.
  • Common name : Common floss flower
  • Collection Nos : CJS 12092, CJS 15565, KFP 5210
  • Key identification features : An erect undershrub. Leaves opposite and palmately veined. Heads are in corymbose panicles and homogamous. Florets bisexual. Achenes angular. Pappus hairs are one seriate.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Native : Tropical America
  • Comments : Commona in waste lands, along roadside
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Davanagere, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Gowda, 2004 - Sringeri; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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