Byttneria pilosa

Byttneria pilosa Roxb., Fl. Ind. 2: 381 1824. (syn: Ayenia indica Christenh. & Byng;  Byttneria elegans Ridl.; Byttneria velutina Wall.; Chaetaea pilosa (Roxb.) Adelb.; Commersonia pilosa G. Don);   China (Yunnan), Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Java, India, Myanmar [Burma], peninsular Malaysia (Perak, Pahang), India (Darjeeling, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur), Sikkim, Bangladesh as per Catalogue of Life; Are these Byttneria […]

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Byttneria herbacea

Byttneria herbacea Roxb., Pl. Coromandel 1: 28 1795.; As per Flora of India Volume 3 (1993), it is distributed in Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Nagaland, West Bengal, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.   Profusely branched prostrate herbs, stem hairy. Leaves simple, alternate, 2-3 x 1.5-2.5 cm, ovate, base cordate, margin dentate, hairy, glabrous beneath; […]

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