Scientific Name: Achyranthes aspera var. Achyranthes grandifolia Moq. Achyranthes ellipticifolia Stokes. BASIONYM: Achyranthes aspera Linnaeus, var. ex Moq. Achyranthes aspera var. It can be found in many places growing as an introduced species and a common weed. Achyranthes asperoides Pires de Lima. 29: 473. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Achyranthes excelsa Thou. Achyranthes daito-insularis Tawada Achyranthes ellipticifolia Stokes Achyranthes excelsa Thou. Achyranthes okinawensis Tawada. Achyranthes aspera L. is an accepted name This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Achyranthes (family Amaranthaceae ). Achyranthes fruticosa Desf. Haban. 1974. ex Cooke & Wright. BASIONYM: Achyranthes aspera Linnaeus 1753. Erect or ascending herbs or shrubs; leaves opposite, the blades entire many-flowered; becoming elongate, with only a few flowers open at the same time; flowers hermaphrodite, solitary in axils of acute, membranous, persistent bracts. Basionym: Achyranthes fruticosa Lamarck, var. Achyranthes obovatifolia Stokes. Hindi Name: Chirchita, Latjira, Onga. It is distributed throughout the tropical world. General Description: It grows as wasteland herb every where. perphyristachya Hook F. Family: Amaranthaceae English Name: Prickly Chaff-flower. The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on 2012-03-23 ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. PUBESCENS (Moquin-Tandon) C. C. Townsend, Kew Bull. Achyranthes aspera Wall. Native Introduced Native and Introduced. aspera Show All Show Tabs devil's horsewhip The Alabama Plant Atlas is a source of data for the distribution of plants within the state as well as taxonomic, conservation, invasive, and wetland information for each species. indica Linnaeus 1753. Latin Name : Achyranthes aspera Pennel. Achyranthes aspera L. Accepted Name ... Local Distribution. by ; Dr. Chandra Barooah & Iftikher Ahmed (2014) Assam Science Technology and Environment Council. Since time immemorial, it is in use as folk medicine. Pl. The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Achyranthes aspera . ... Achyranthes aspera L. . Achyranthes aspera var. Achyranthes … Citation: ACHYRANTHES ASPERA Linnaeus, var. Achyranthes aspera Linn. Achyranthes fruticosa Desf.. Achyranthes grandifolia Moq.. Achyranthes obovata Peter. Ayurvedic texts have given a lot of importance to this herbaceous plant known as Achyranthes aspera. Achyranthes aspera (Common name: Prickly Chaff Flower, Devil's Horsewhip, Sanskrit: अपामार्ग Apamarga) is a species of plant in the Amaranthaceae family. Stachyarpagophora aspera Stachyarpagophora aspera (Linnaeus) M. Gómez de la Maza y Jiménez, Fl. 204 1753 . Throughout Assam. The website also provides access to a database and images of plants photos and herbarium specimens found at participating herbaria. Achyranthes australis R.Br.. Achyranthes canescens R.Br.. Achyranthes daito-insularis Tawada. Even cult Ayurvedic texts such as Charaka samhita have named a full chapter after this plant "Apamarg Tanduliya", describing the number … belongs to family Amaranthaceae, commonly known Rough chaff flower in English, is an annual herb that grows throughout India, consists of 160 genera and approximately 2400 prescriptions in combination with more active remedies. Achyranthes acuminata E.Mey. Achyranthes obovata Peter Homonyms Achyranthes aspera L. 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