State - Kerala, District/s: Palakkad, Alappuzha, Idukki, Malappuram, Kollam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikkode, Thrissur"
Distribution in Egypt
Native to tropical south America, naturalized in Cape Verde Islands, tropical Africa, southeast Egypt, Arabia, India, China, Sri Lanka, Burma, Singapore, Australia and probably elsewhere.
Catalog Number: US 1803504
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Original publication and alleged type specimen examined
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): G. Gardner
Locality: Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America
- Type fragment: Gardner, G. 1848. London J. Bot. 7: 89.
Moist ground, around wells.
Life History and Behavior
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