Botanical name: Rhynchoglossum lazulinum Family: Gesneriaceae (Gloxinia family)
Arunachal Rhynchoglossum is rare and threatened plant, endemic to Arunachal Pradesh. It is a succulent herb, 50-100 cm tall. Leaves are broadly elliptic, somewhat heart-shaped at base. Flowers are borne in racemes of bluish violet flowers, at the end of branches. Arunachal Rhynchoglossum is found along hill slopes and in moist forest from 500 - 1500 m elevation. Flowering: August-November.
Identification credit: Pravir Deshmukh
The flower labeled Arunachal Rhynchoglossum is ...