Peganum harmala L. (Medit. to Mongolia and India: Afghanistan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, China North-Central, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Egypt, Greece, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krym, Kuwait, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Mongolia, Morocco, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Palestine, Qinghai, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, South European Russi, Spain, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang, Yemen, Yugoslavia; Introduced into: Cape Provinces, Colorado, France, Hungary, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas as per POWO);
BSI Flora of India (Volume 4) (Distribution):
Peganum harmala L.
(var. harmala (India: Usually in drier parts; China, Mangolia, Russia, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Turkey, Jordan, Israel, Greece and tropical Africa; introduced in America and Australia) &
Var. stenophyllum (India: Usually in drier parts. Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Karnataka; Pakistan, Afghanistan, Turkmania, Iran and Iraq))
Species with description from Flora of Pakistan (Distribution):
Peganum harmala Linn. (India, Tibet, Pakistan westwards to North Africa, Europe and Russia)
Some species found in India with description & keys from Flora of China [Distribution other than China]:
Peganum harmala Linnaeus [Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan; N Africa, W Asia, S Europe].