Asystasia dalzelliana – Violet Asystasia

Other notes

Natural History: A perennial erect herb found in forested areas of peninsular India. Violet flowers bloom in the rainy season commonly called as Neelkanth in marathi. (Flowers of India, 2022).



WFO (2022): World Flora Online. Accessed on 18 Dec 2022. URL:

Flowers of India (2022). Accessed on 18 Dec 2022. URL:

Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2024. Asystasia dalzelliana Santapau – Violet Asystasia. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL:, accessed 2024/07/21.