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Rungia pectinata

Acanthaceae (acanthus or ruellia family) » Rungia pectinata

 

RUNG-ee-a -- named for Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge, a German analytical chemist

pek-tin-AY-tuh -- meaning, like a comb

 

commonly known as: no common name found

 

 

... flowers about 3mm, in terminal and axillary spikes 6-25 mm, bracts acuminate in 2 rows.

 

 

References: Further Flowers of Sahyadri by Shrikant Ingalhalikar • eFloraForest Flora of Andhra Pradesh

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Taken on December 19, 2007