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  Anisochilus wightii
 
  Family: LAMIACEAE/LABIATAE
  Citation:  Anisochilus wightii Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 628. 1885; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1127(788). 1924; Sasidh., Fl. Chinnar WLS 246. 1999; Suddee & Paton, Kew Bull. 64: 244. 2009.
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  Description: Fleshy herbs; stem tetragonous. Leaves to 4 x 2.5 cm, ovate, oblong, obtuse, crenate, puberulus above, white tomentose beneath; petiole to 1 cm. Spikes 3.5 x 1 cm; peduncle to 15 cm; bracts 2 mm, ovate; calyx tube 3 mm, upper lip 3 mm, lower lip 1 mm; corolla 4 mm across; filaments 2.5 and 1.5 mm; style 7 mm, bifid apex.
  Habit: Herb
  Flowering & Fruiting: July-September
  District(s): Idukki
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Dry deciduous forests
  Distribution: Peninsular India
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
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  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to: Peninsular India
  IUCN status:
  Altitude:
  Localities: Ichampetty
   
 
   
 
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