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Official Record
Flora of Jammu
Botanical name Aechmanthera
Synonyms -
Family Acanthaceae
Plant Stage Flowering
Place of collection Nandani
Altitude (m) 300
Date of Collection 1-10-1969
Accession No. 18520
Total Accessions 5
Shelf PlacementCup-Board No./ Pigeon hole No. 1/e
Remarks A small, up to 50 (-60) cm tall, hairy undershrub. Leaves with a 2-4.5 cm long, hairy petiole; lamina elliptic-ovate to lanceolate, 7-10 x 3-4.5 (-5) cm.Flowers pale blue, c. 2.5 cm long, in 3-8-flowered clusters in 1-sided panicle; bracts linear-ligulate, 8-12 mm long.
Identified by B.M. Sharma
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