Jerdonia indica Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 4: t. 1352 1848.;
Indian voilet;
Southern Asia as per Catalogue of Life;



Jerdonia indica : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)

Kindly see the Western Ghats endemic plant. The genus Jerdonia was named after T.C.Jerdon, a famous Ornithologist of India (for more details about T C Jerdon see: Jerdonia indica is commonly known as Indian violet.

Another Gesneriaceae from kerala : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)
Gesneriaceae member for identification 

is it epithema carnosa?

The attached with the mail is of Jerdonia indica Wight.

Indian violet
Jerdonia indica


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