Endangered Flora

Floristic Study of the erstwhile seven district of Chhattisgarh was made by National Botanical Research Institute, Lacknow and identified 45 species as Endangered taxa of the state.

List of Endangered Taxa of The State

Sr.No. Scientific Name Family
1 Alstonia Venneta R Br. (Chatium) Apocynaceae
2 Balospermum montanum muell - 4 rg (Danti) Euphorbiaceae
3 Barleria lupulina lindl (Tadretu) Acnathaceae
4 Begonia picta sm Begoniaceae
5 Berberis asiatica roxb ex DC (Rasaut) Berberidaceae
6 Butea monosperma var lutea (Parsa) Papilionacear
7 Celastrus paniculata willd (Pen) Celastraceae
8 Chlorophytum arundinaceum baker ( Safed musli) Liliaceae
9 Chlorophytum tuberosum baker ( Safed musli) Liliaceae
10 Clerodendrum serratum (i) moon (Chantakarni) Verbenaceae
11 Cordia rothii roem and schult (Lasoora) Boraginaceae
12 Costus speciosus (Koen) (Kanda) Zingiberaceae
13 Ceateriostigma plantaagineum hochst Scrophulatiaceae
14 Curculigo orchioides gaertn (Kali musli) Amaryllidaceae
15 Curculigo angustifolia roxb (Tikhur) Zingiberaceae
16 Curcuma aromatica salish (Van haldi) Zingiberaceae
17 Curcuma caesia roxb (Kali Haldi) Zingiberaceae
18 Cymbidium aloifolium sw Orchidaceae
19 Embelia tsjerian-cottom A Dc (Baibriang) Mysinaceae
20 Entada phaseoloides merrill (Gilla) Mimosaceae
21 Eryngium foeditum l Apiaceae
22 Euphorbia fusiformis buch-ham (Duddhi) Euphorbiaceae
23 Geodorum Dialatatum R Br Orchidaceae
24 Gloriosasuperba L Kalihari Liliaceae
25 Grewia rothii DC ( Bhemal) Tiliaceae
26 Gyemnema sylyestre R Br. (Medhasirghi) Ascleiadaceae
27 Hedyschium cronarium loenig ex Retz Zingiberaceae
28 Marsdenia tencissima (Roxb) Moon (Jifi) Asclepiadaceae
29 Neolitsia Chinensis ( Lamk) Chun Lauraceae
30 Opercutina turpethum (Nisoth) Convolvulaceae
31 oryza meyeriana Mailli ssp graulata takeoka (Jangli Dhan) Poaceae
32 Peucedaman dhana buch Ham-ex clarke (Duku) Aoiaceae
33 Phynium imbricatum roxb Zingiberaceae
34 Plumbago Zeylanica L (Chitra) Plumbaginaceae
35 Pterocarpus marsupium roxb (Bija) Febaceae
36 Pygmaeopremna herbacea (roxb) Moldenke (Bhagangi) Verbenaceae
37 Rouvolfia serpentina benth ex kurx (Sarpgandha) Apocnaceae
38 Spilanthus calva DC ( Akarkara) Asteraceae
39 Strychnous potatorum L f (Mirmali) Loganiaceae
40 Swertia angustifoloa buch ham ex D Don (Chirayata) Gentianaceae
41 Tacca leontopetaloides (L) Kuntze (Diva Awain) Traccaceae
42 Trachyspermum syctocarpum ( Clarke ) wolff Apiaceae
43 Tylophora indica (Burm f) Merr (Anantmool) Asclepiddaceae
44 Brginea indica (Kunth) Roxb (Gondila) Liliaceae
45 Zanthoxylum rhesta (Roxb) DC (Tejphal) Rutaceae