Jerdonia indica Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 4: t. 1352 1848.;
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: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_C._Jerdon). 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.