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  Anemone rivularis
 
  Family: RANUNCULACEAE
  Citation:  Anemone rivularis Buch.-Ham. ex DC., Syst. Nat. 1: 211. 1817; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 9. 1872; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 4(3). 1915; M. A. Rau in B. D. Sharma et al., Fl. India 1: 35. 1993; Swarup. et al., Shola For. Kerala 65. 1998; Sasidh. et al., Bot. Stud. Med. Pl. Kerala 38. 1996; Sasidh., Fl. Chinnar WLS 9. 1999. Anemone wightiana Wight & Arn., Prodr. 3. 1834.
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  Description: Perennial herbs, densely clothed with hairs at the base. Leaves 6-8 x 4-7 cm, thrice lobed, hairy, acute. Flowers solitary or several on simple scape of cymes, to 20 cm; involucre 3-partite; sepals 5, imbricate, petalloid, white, lower side blue, 11 x 8 mm, oblong-ovate; stamens numerous, filaments of various length; carpels numerous. Achenes in heads, 6 mm long, sessile, beaked.
  Habit: Herb
  Flowering & Fruiting: June-October
  District(s): Idukki
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  Habitat: Grasslands
  Distribution: Indo-Malesia and China
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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  Localities: Vattavada, Pothumala
   
 
   
 
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