Botanical name: Strobilanthes wightii Family: Acanthaceae (Acanthus family)
Synonyms: Stenosiphonium diandrum, Stenosiphonium wightii
Wight's Coneflower is a shrub with leaves 4-7 x 2-3.5 cm, ovate, tapering at tip, broadly narrowed to heart-shaped at base, densely lineolate on upper side. Lower leaves are stalked, upper ones stalkless. Bracts are 1-2 x 0.4-0.6 cm, ovate. Bracteoles 0.6-1 cm long, linear, subulate, glandular hairy. Sepals are similar to bracteoles. Flower are pink, tube 1-1.2 cm long, lower portion narrow, upper part bell-shaped. Ovules 3-4 in each cell. Wight's Coneflower is endemic to Southern Western Ghats. Flowering: December-March.
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