Spigelia anthelmia L., Sp. Pl. 149 1753. (Syn. Spigelia anthelmia var. nervosa (Steud.) Progel; Spigelia anthelmia var. obliquinervia A. DC.; Spigelia anthelmia var. peruviana A. DC.; Spigelia domingensis Gand.; Spigelia fruticulosa Lam.; Spigelia multispica var. discolor Progel; Spigelia nervosa Steud.; Spigelia oppositifolia Stokes (Unresolved); Spigelia quadrifolia Stokes; Spigelia stipularis Progel);
Pinkroot, wormbush, Indian pink, worm grass, erva – lombrigueira, Demerara pinkroot, pink root, kromantikankan, kromanti – kankan;
This beautiful plant is reportedly poisonous;
Help in ID – efloraofindia | Google Groups : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)
Kindly help me in identification
*Date/Time- Jan 24th ,2010/ 7.00 A.M
*Location- Place, Altitude,-Udupi Rail.W.Station , Udupi Latitude, 13.3500, Longitude, 74.7500, Altitude (feet), 131. Lat (DMS), 13° 20′ 60N, Long (DMS)
*Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Wild
*Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- * Herb?
*Height/Length- * 10cm
*Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size-* Glabrous, sessile, oblong(1Cm)
*Inflorescence Type/ Size- * Spike?(2cm)
*Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts-* Not known
*Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds-* Small, paired with glandular trichomes
*Other Information like Fragrance, Pollinator, Uses etc.- Latex is present
This is Spigelia anthelmia L. -family Logniaceae.
ID23072012PHK1: ID Please
A herb found near Alibag along Railway track
Never seen before in and around this region
This is Spigelia anthelmia of Loganiaceae.
I first collected this interesting plant from SFRI campus, Jabalpur, MP.
Dr.J.L. Shrivastava, who along with Dr. M. Oommachan reported this plant for the first time in India, helped me to id this.
This beautiful plant is reportedly poisonous 🙁
Is the Spigelia anthelmia L. growing wild or cultivated and now escape?
ID-16072013-PR-1: Attachments (5). 4 posts by 3 authors.
plants from gujarat
Flower of Java 1 : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1) – around 1 MB.
Could you help id our plant please.
By chance, I found the name is Spigelia anthelmia? Could you please validate.
Yes, you are right, …
Spigelia anthelmia : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Sharing pictures of beautiful herb
Spigelia anthelmia, Logaiaceae
Spigelia anthelmia from Jabalpur, M.P.- NS August 05 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)
Please find attached few images of a weed, recorded from RDVV, Jabalpur, M.P. in July 2016..
ID 020617 GK 1 : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2) – 3 Mb each.
Please identify this herb from Kannur District of Kerala… Rubiaceae?
This is Spigelia anthelmia, Loganiaceae
The image are of Spilegia anthelmia
This is Spigelia anthelmia of the family Loganiaceae.
Adventive herb from Chennai area SN 11117 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
It seems a Garden escape herb from Perungudi Industrial area of Chennai