Names of Plants in India :: Blumea lanceolaria (Roxb.) Druce

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Dinesh Valke

Nov 15, 2021, 3:46:02 AM11/15/21
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Blumea lanceolaria (Roxb.) Druce

Blumea lanceolaria (Roxb.) Druce

blum-EE-uh -- named after Karl Ludwig von Blume, Dutch botanist ... Plant Names - Scientific and PopularPlant genera named after people
lan-see-oh-LAIR-ee-uh -- lance-like ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: lanceleaf blumea • Manipuri: তেৰা পাঈবী মচা tera paibi macha • Mizo: buar-ze

botanical names: Blumea lanceolaria (Roxb.) Druce ... synonyms: Bileveillea granulatifolia H.Lév. • Blumea lanceolaria var. spectabilis (DC.) Randeria • Blumea laxiflora Elmer • Blumea longifolia DC. • Blumea myriocephala DC. • Blumea nitida Zoll. & Moritzi • Blumea sessilifolia DC. • Blumea spectabilis DC. • Blumea squarrosa C.B.Clarke • Blumea wallichii C.B.Clarke • Conyza lanceolaria Roxb. • Conyza longifolia B.Heyne ex Wall. • Conyza nitida Miq. • Conyza squarrosa Wall. • Gorteria loureiroana DC. ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
lanceleaf blumea
  • Flowers of India
  • the descriptive epithet lanceolaria = lance-like; refers to leaf-shape resembling the metal head of lance
~~~~~ MANIPURI ~~~~~
তেৰা পাঈবী মচা tera paibi macha
  • Flowers of India
  • Many thanks to Pintu Oinam for help with this name in his post at facebook
  • Many thanks to Pushpita Aheibam for help with this name in her facebook page Pushpita's Chakhum
~~~~~ MIZO ~~~~~
Though this species is found distributed in Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala and Odisha, there are no local names known from the states.
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