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  Scutellaria barbata
 
  Family: LAMIACEAE/LABIATAE
  Citation:  Scutellaria barbata D. Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 109. 1825; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 325. 1998. Scutellaria rivularis Benth. in Wall., Pl. Asiat. Rar. 1: 66. 1830; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 670. 1885; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1142(799). 1924.
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  Description: Stiff herbs; stem glandular-pilose. Leaves to 3 x 1 cm, acute at base and apex, distantly crenate, 3-nerved, densely white-glandular; petiole 5-10 mm long. Racemes 10 cm long; bracts orbicular, cuspidate. Flowers paired, calyx 6 x 4 mm, hairy, both lips saccate; corolla 10 mm long, lobes acute; anthers hairy. Nutlets globose, granulate, black.
  Habit: Herb
  Flowering & Fruiting: October-December
  District(s): Idukki
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  Habitat: Evergreen forests
  Distribution: India and China
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Blue, Violet
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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  Localities: Vellimala
   
 
   
 
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