Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Saturday, January 28, 2023

An eruption of purple




Rare blossoms –

Visitors take pictures amid Neelakurinji flowers (Strobilanthes kunthiana) in bloom at the Seethalayyana Giri Hill Ranges in Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka. The flowers bloom once in 12 years.






Source: The Hindu Coimbatore, 26/09/2022, pg.7.