Forest margins, waste areas; 0-2400 m.
Flowering and fruiting: January-April
The following is a representative barcode sequence, the centroid of all available sequences for this species.
Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats Public Records: 2Specimens with Barcodes: 2Species With Barcodes: 1
Notes: Plains Dry Localities
Used medicinally for rheumatism, colds, fevers, abdominal pain, skin sores, and snake bites.
Flowering class: Dicot Habit: Herb
Indo-Malesia and China
State - Kerala, District/s: All Districts
"Maharashtra: Common throughout Karnataka: Chikmagalur, Coorg, Dharwar, Hassan, Mysore, N. Kanara, Shimoga, S. Kanara Kerala: All districts Tamil Nadu: All districts"
Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Taiwan, Xizang, Yunnan, Zhejiang [Cambodia, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam].