Taxon: Eranthemum roseum (Vahl) R. Br.

Genus: Eranthemum
Family: Acanthaceae
  Subfamily: Acanthoideae
      Tribe: Ruellieae
Nomen number: 423403
Place of publication: Prodr. 1:477. 1810
Name Verified on: 26-Jul-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jul-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Wealth India RM; Healing Pl India)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India


  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. Delhi. 1948-1976 (Wealth India RM)
  • Parrotta, J. A. Healing plants of peninsular India. 2001 (Healing Pl India)
  • Verma, D. M. et al. (vol. 1); V. Mudgal et al. (vol. 2) Flora Madhya Pradesh. 1993- (F Madhya Prad)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)


Check other web resources for Eranthemum roseum (Vahl) R. Br. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.