Wednesday 15 September 2021

Asystasia dalzelliana Santapau

Asystasia dalzelliana Santapau

a-sys-TAH-zee-uh -- Greek: a- (non); systasia (united, consistent) ... Dave's Botanary
del-zel-ee-AY-na -- named for N. A. Dalzell, collaborator with Gibson, of Bombay Flora ... Wikipedia

commonly known as: Dalzell's asystasia, violet asystasia • Kannada: ಮೆದ್ಧೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು meddhe soppu, ಮೂಗುತಿ ಗಿಡ mooguthi gida • Malayalam: ഉപ്പിളിയൻ uppiliyan, ഉപ്പുതാളി upputhali • Marathi: नीलकंठ neelkanth • Tulu: ಮೈತ್ತಬಳ್ಳು maithaballu


botanical names: Asystasia dalzelliana Santapau ... synonyms: Asystasia violacea Dalzell ex C.B.Clarke ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
Dalzell's asystasia
violet asystasia
  • Flowers of India ... name derived from the synonym Asystasia violacea - the descriptive epithet violacea meaning - violet colored
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಮೆದ್ಧೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು meddhe soppu
ಮೂಗುತಿ ಗಿಡ mooguthi gida
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
ഉപ്പിളിയൻ uppiliyan
ഉപ്പുതാളി upputhali
  • Shodhganga - Medicinal plants of Tulunadu ... ഉപ്പുതാളി upputhali = salt mucilage herb, arose as in the past the stem of this plant was used to purify salt
  • Thanks to Vinaya Raj V R for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
नीलकंठ neelkanth
  • Flowers of Sahyadri, a field guide to flowers of north Western Ghats of India by Shrikant Ingalhalikar
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
ಮೈತ್ತಬಳ್ಳು maithaballu
~~~~~ x ~~~~~

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