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Official Record
Flora of Punjab
Botanical name Rungia
Synonyms -
Family Acanthaceae
Plant Stage Flowering
Place of collection Saharanpur
Altitude (m) 269
Date of Collection 27-11-1961
Accession No. 9548
Total Accessions 1
Shelf PlacementCup-Board No./ Pigeon hole No. 2/e
Remarks Annual herb, 10-30 cm tall. Slender stems prostrate, rooting near the base, then they become erect. Leaves oppositely arranged, short-stalked, oblong-lancelike Flowers stalkless occur in an erect 1-sided spike, 3-7 cm long, at the end of the stems. Flowers 2-lipped bluish purple, with dark purple and white spots.
Identified by N.C. Nair
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