Common name: Roundleaf Kariyat

 Images by tspkumar


Andrographis serphyllifolius Wt. : Attachments (1). 6 posts by 3 authors. 

Andrographis serphyllifolius Wt. (Acanthaceae)

Magidi road, urban Bangalore, Karnataka

Thanks … for sharing this plant.

Will you elaborate further on the plant: Habitat; natural cultivated place of occurrence etc?

It is a wlid herb grows at foot hills, rainfed agriculture land, endemic to peninsular india.

Thanks … When I searched on Google the only plant I observed was yours…

I think the correct name is Andrographis serpyllifolia (Vahl) Wight

Yes, you are correct, pl make that correction. While remembering names such errors happening.



Andrographis serpyllifolia (Vahl) Wight : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2).  
Andrographis serpyllifolia (Vahl) Wight
Bangalore 22nd June

Yes it is Andrographis serpyllifolia




Prostrate herb for ID, Tiruvannamalei, Tamil Nadu NAW-OCT-21 :  3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (4)
Kindly identify this wild prostrate herb with white flowers with black markings photographed at the Arunachala Reserve Forest, Tiruvannamalei, Tamil Nadu in September 2014.
Heart-shaped, circular leaves about 10 mm wide with purple margin. 

Andrographis serpyllifolia

Yes, it is Andrographis serpyllifolia



Acanthaceae Fortnight March 2015: Andrographis serpyllifolia GE-Mar-01.1 : 1 post by 1 author. 2 images.

Andrographis serpyllifolia growing wild in dry scrub area outside Bangalore.
Photograph taken October 2012

plant/jan16/3 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)
Request identification of the small plant growing near fields at Nelamangala, Bangalore.

Andrographis serpyllifolia (Vahl) Wight






79-TSP-ID-10JUN2016-2: A herb @ Belur for ID : 6 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (5)

Kindly identify this HERB 

Habit: Herb 

Habitat: Wild, Dry deciduous forest. 

Sighting: Belur, Hassan, Karnataka, about 900 msl 

Date: 10-06-2016

Looks like Andrographis  sp.. could be Andrographis serpyllifolia  ??

ground hugging andrographis. dont know if its medicinal. does anybody know?

FOI site says that investigation is on regarding its medicinal properties.

I think … Id is correct. It matches with images at Andrographis serpyllifolia (Vahl) Wight


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