Trichodesma indicum (L.) Lehmann

 
  • Family : BORAGINACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Boraginaceae
  • Species : Trichodesma indicum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Trichodesma indicum (L.) Lehm.
  • Common name : Indian Borage
  • Vernacular name : Adahapushpi (San.); Andhahuli (Hin.); Aatumooli soppu (Kan.)
  • Collection Nos : CJS 11975, CJS 15335
  • Key identification features : An erect annual herb with simple alternate, hairy leaves. Flowers upto 1-1.5 cm across and pointed downwards on anthesis.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
  • Comments : A common herb along roadsides and in open places.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Chikamagalur, Davanagere, Gulbarga, Hassan, Mysore, Tumkur, Bellary, Bijapur, Chitradurga,Kodagu, Kolar
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere; Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka

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