Amomum pterocarpum

Amomum pterocarpum Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl.: 317 (1861) (syn: Amomum microstephanum Baker; Cardamomum pterocarpum (Thwaites) Kuntze); . S. India, Sri Lanka as per POWO; . Common name: Winged-Fruit Ginger • Malayalam: Perelam Stem to 2 m high, clumped, erect; rhizome to 4 cm thick, old ones blue inside. Leaves to 50 x 12 cm, elliptic-oblong, acute at either ends, glabrous, […]

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Amomum masticatorium

Amomum masticatorium Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl.: 317 (1861) (syn: Cardamomum masticatorum (Thwaites) Kuntze) as per CoL; . South India and Sri Lanka as per India Biodiversity Portal; . Rhizome perennial, creeping, 0.5-1 cm thick, covered with ovate, membranous sheaths. Leafy shoot 2-3 m high. Leaves shortly petioled, petiole less than 5 mm long; ligule upto 4.5 […]

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Amomum koenigii ?

  Amomum koenigii ?;   MSJune,2015/04 Zingiberaceae : 6 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1) Location : Ex-Tleu, Mizoram Date : 25-06-2015 Habit : Herb Habitat : Wild To me it is a cultivar of Elettaria cardamomum Found wild in the forest It grows wild in the forest, not cultivated. Pl. check again. It is not E.cardamomum Amomum koenigii J.F.Gmel. ??

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Amomum hypoleucum

Amomum hypoleucum Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl. 318 1861. (syn: Amomum pauciflorum Baker; Amomum pierardioides Bedd.) as per efi thread (We have merged A. pauciflorum under A. hypoleucum); . S. India, Sri Lanka, Peninsula Malaysia as per POWO (Amomum hypoleucum Thwaites); Assam (Meghalaya) to N. Myanmar as per POWO (Amomum pauciflorum Baker); . MS July, 2018/13 Amomum […]

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Amomum koenigii

Amomum koenigii J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. 2: 6 1791. (syn: Amomum corynostachyum Wall.; Cardamomum corynostachyum (Wall.) Kuntze; Cardamomum koenigii (J.F.Gmel.) Kuntze; Meistera amomum Raeusch.; Zingiber corynostachyum (Wall.) Steud.); . Assam to China (Yunnan, Guangxi) and Indo-China as per WCSP; . Fwd: Re: Amomum species from Tripura : 2 posts by 1 author. Attachments (6) Location Rajnagar, […]

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Amomum dampuianum

Amomum dampuianum V.P.Thomas, M.Sabu & Lalramngh., Nordic J. Bot. 31: 561 (2013); . Mizoram as per POWO; . MS May, 2016/06 Amomum sp. for ID : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1) Location : Dampui, Mizoram Date : 03/05/2016 Habit : Herb Habitat : Wild Amomum sp. Check whether the leaves and flowers are […]

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Amomum mizoramense

Amomum mizoramense M.Sabu, V.P.Thomas & Vanchh., Nordic J. Bot. 31: 565 (2013); . Mizoram as per POWO (Meistera mizoramensis (M.Sabu, V.P.Thomas & Vanchh.) Škorničk. & M.F.Newman); . MS May/2016/01 Amomum sp. for ID : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3) Location :Dampui, Mizoram Date : 03/05/2016 Habit : Herb Habitat : Wild without flowers […]

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Amomum maximum ?

Amomum maximum Roxb., Asiat. Res. 11: 344 1810. (syn: Cardamomum maximum (Roxb.) Kuntze); . Trop. & Subtrop. Asia: Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Thailand, Tibet (as per POWO); . Amomum maximum/Amomum dealbatum : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (7) Location […]

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Amomum aculeatum

Amomum aculeatum Roxb., Asiat. Res. 11: 344 1810. (syn: Amomum aculeatum var. gymnocarpum Valeton; Amomum aculeatum var. macrocarpum Valeton; Amomum aurantiacum Ridl.; Amomum ciliatum Blume; Amomum flavum Ridl.; Amomum hatuanum Náves; Cardamomum aculeatum (Roxb.) Kuntze; Cardamomum ciliatum (Blume) Kuntze); . Andaman Is. to New Guinea: Andaman Is., Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, New […]

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Amomum cannicarpum

Amomum cannicarpum (Wight) Benth. ex Baker, Fl. Brit. India 6: 240 1892. (Syn: Cardamomum cannicarpum (Wight) Kuntze; Elettaria cannicarpa Wight); . SW. India as per POWO (Meistera cannicarpa (Wight) Škorničk. & M.F.Newman); . Common name: Canna-Fruit Cardamom . Leafy stem 2-3 m high, erect, straight, loosely clumped; rootstock horizontal, much branched, reddish outside, light pink inside. […]

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Amomum subulatum

Amomum subulatum Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1: 43 1820. (Syn: Cardamomum subulatum (Roxb.) Kuntze); . Nepal to Central China: Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet as per POWO; . Common name: Black Cardamom, hill cardamom, Bengal cardamom, greater cardamom, Indian cardamom, Nepal cardamom, winged cardamom, brown cardamom • Hindi: बड़ी इलायची Bari […]

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Amomum aromaticum

Amomum aromaticum Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1: 44 1820. (Syn: Alpinia fasciculata (Roscoe) Steud.; Amomum fasciculatum (Roscoe) Benth. & Hook.f. ex B.D.Jacks.; Cardamomum aromaticum (Roxb.) Kuntze; Geocallis fasciculata (Roscoe) Horan.; Renealmia fasciculata Roscoe); . Nepal to Bangladesh: Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, Nepal as per POWO (Wurfbainia aromatica (Roxb.) Škorničk. & A.D.Poulsen); .    Zingiberaceae Family for […]

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Amomum sahyadricum

Amomum sahyadricum V. P. Thomas & M. Sabu,  2013; . SW. India as per POWO; . Fwd: New species published : 2 posts by 2 authors. Please find the attchment (i1055-3177-22-3-321.pdf) Amomum sahyadricum (Zingiberaceae), a New Species from the Western Ghats, India Congrats, Dr. Sabu, Dr. Prabhu Kumar & Dr. V.P. Thomas.   . References: […]

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Amomum nilgiricum

Amomum nilgiricum Thomas VP, Sabu M, Prabhu Kumar KM (2012); . India (Kerala) as per POWO (Meistera nilgirica (V.P.Thomas & M.Sabu) Škorničk. & M.F.Newman); . A new wild ginger discovered from the evergreen forest of Western Ghats of South India: A new wild ginger discovered from the evergreen forest of Western Ghats of South India […]

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