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Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen

Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen

ek-BOW-lee-um --from the ancient Greek ecbole (throwing out, a digression) ... Wiktionary
lig-UST-ree-num -- resembles ligustrum (privet) ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: blue fox tail nail dye, green ice crossandra, green shrimp plant, turquoise crossandra • Assamese: নীলকন্ঠ neelkantha • Bengali: ঝিন্টিকাঁটা jhintikanta, নীল কাঁটা nila kanta, নীল সহচরা nila sahachara, নীল সাথী nila sathi, উদজাতি udjati • Dogri: आसमानी झींगा aasmaani jhingaa • Hindi: उदजति udajati • Kannada: ಕಪ್ಪುಬೊಬ್ಬುಳಿ kappubobbuli, ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni, ಪಚ್ಚಾಂಬ್ರಾ patchambra • Konkani: रान अबोली ran aboli, रोरीझाड rorijhada • Malayalam: കരിംകുറിഞ്ഞി karimkurunni, ഒടിയമടന്ത odiyamadantha • Marathi: धाकटा अडुळसा dhakta adulsa, एकबोली ekboli, रान आबोली ran aboli • Odia: ପିଚୁକାଠ pichukatha • Sanskrit: नील सहचरः nila sahacharah, सैरीयकः sairiyakah • Tamil: நீலாம்பரி nilambari • Telugu: చీకటి కూర తుప్ప cheekatikoorathuppa, నక్కతోక nakkatoka, పచ్చ వాడంబరము pachchavadambaram • Tulu: ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni


botanical names:
  • Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen ... homotypic synonyms: Ecbolium viride subsp. ligustrinum (Vahl) M.R.Almeida • Justicia ligustrina Vahl ... accepted infraspecifics: Ecbolium ligustrinum var. ligustrinum ... POWO
  • Ecbolium ligustrinum var. ligustrinum ... heterotypic synonyms: Ecbolium linneanum Kurz • Eranthemum ecbolium T.Anderson ... and many more listed at POWO
  • Ecbolium viride var. laetevirens (Vahl) Santapau, Rec. Bot. Surv. India 16 (1): 208. 1967; B.D.Sharma et al., Fl. Karnataka Anal. 205. 1984. ... synonym of Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen, Kew Bull. 44: 651. 1989 ... many other synonyms listed in Karnataka Biodiversity Board, 2019. FLORA OF KARNATAKA, A Checklist, Volume – 2: Gymnosperms and Angiosperms. Part 1 - 1002
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
blue fox tail nail dye
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
green ice crossandra, green shrimp plant, turquoise crossandra
  • Wikipedia
  • the colour of flower is likened to green ice, turquoise; the flower resembles to the popular crossandra (Crossandra infundibuliformis); green shrimp - the inflorescence with the overlapping green bracts is likened to form of shrimp
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
নীলকন্ঠ neelkantha
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... Baree - The Home Garden of Assam
~~~~~ BENGALI ~~~~~
ঝিন্টিকাঁটা jhintikanta, নীল কাঁটা nila kanta, নীল সহচরা nila sahachara, নীল সাথী nila sathi, উদজাতি udjati
~~~~~ DOGRI ~~~~~
आसमानी झींगा aasmaani jhingaa
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
  • or नीला झींगा nila jhingaa ... many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
उदजति udajati
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... ENVIS - FRLHT
  • उदजति udajati = drive out, expel, verb in Sanskrit ... Learn Sanskrit ... agrees well with meaning of the genus name ecbolium -- ancient Greek, ecbole = throwing out, a digression ... Wiktionary
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಕಪ್ಪುಬೊಬ್ಬುಳಿ kappubobbuli
ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni
ಪಚ್ಚಾಂಬ್ರಾ patchambra
  • Many thanks to Dr Mahadeswara Swamy for help with this name ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
रान अबोली ran aboli
रोरीझाड rorijhada
  • for synonym Ecbolium viride var. laetevirens (Vahl) Santapau ... Flora of Goa - webpage no longer available
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
കരിംകുറിഞ്ഞി karimkurunni
ഒടിയമടന്ത odiyamadantha
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
धाकटा अडुळसा dhakta adulsa
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... ENVIS - FRLHT
  • धाकटा dhakta = younger (sibling); अडुळसा adulsa = the adulsa plant, Justicia adhatoda - this plant belongs to the adulsa family, and is relatively smaller in size
एकबोली ekboli
  • Flowers of Sahyadri, a field guide to identify flowers of northern Western Ghats of India by Shrikant Ingalhalikar
रान आबोली ran aboli
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
ପିଚୁକାଠ pichukatha
  • Many thanks to Jayanta Jena for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
नील सहचरः nila sahacharah, सैरीयकः sairiyakah
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
நீலாம்பரி nilambari
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
చీకటి కూర తుప్ప cheekatikoorathuppa, నక్కతోక nakkatoka, పచ్చ వాడంబరము pachchavadambaram
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni
~~~~~ x ~~~~~

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