Barleria grandiflora Dalzell, Hooker’s J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 2: 339 1850. (Syn: Barlerianthus grandiflora (Dalzell) Oerst.);
Grand Barleria, देव कोरांटी Dev Koranti (Marathi); 


Barleria – indiantreepix | Google Groups :  1 correct image as above.
at kanakeshwar Alibag– 24/10/08;

Acanthaceae Fortnight::Barleria grandiflora :: NSJ-18 :  1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)
Barleria grandiflora (Marathi – Dev Koranti) from Sagargad near Alibag

Acanthaceae fortnight SN 21 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Ornamental Barleria from Sidapur area of Karnataka

Barleria grandiflora.

Barleria sp. for ID?– PKA- April-01/01 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (12)

Seen this Barleria sp. on Torna and Rajgad Forts.
Requesting ID for this.
Family: Acanthaceae
Date: November-2014.
Habitat: Wild
Plant was approx. 1m in height..

Barleria grandiflora.


Is it Barleria ?: Posting a photo for Id of flower. Is it Barleria from Acanthaceae?

Date / Time – 03.12.2011 / 04.30 pm.
Location – Place – Bondala Wildlife Sanctuary,Goa
Habitat – Garden/ Urban/ Wild / Type – Wild

Yes, may be Barleria grandiflora.

Yes, appears close to images at Barleria grandiflora

Images by Vijayasankar Raman (Inserted by J.M.Garg)



Goa on 27/10/2007; Barleria grandiflora – indiantreepix | Google Groups


Names of Plants in India :: Barleria grandiflora Dalzell:
Barleria grandiflora Dalzell

bar-LEER-ee-uh — name commemorates French botanist, Jacques Barrelier … Dave’s Botanary
gran-dih-FLOR-uh — with large flowers … Dave’s Botanary

commonly known as: grand barleria • Marathi: देव कोरांटी dev-koranti, श्वेत कोरांटी shwet-koranti

botanical namesBarleria grandiflora Dalzell … synonymsBarlerianthus grandiflora (Dalzell) Oerst. … WFO (2021)

Bibliography / etymology

~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
grand barleria
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
देव कोरांटी dev-koranti
  • Flowers of Sahyadri, a field guide to flowers of north Western Ghats of India by Shrikant Ingalhalikar
  • Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 443-49, 2009.
श्वेत कोरांटी shwet-koranti
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Names compiled / updated at




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