Family No.303
Family NameGESNERIACEAE
Chinese Family Name苦苣苔科
Scientific NameChirita sinensis Lindl.
SynonymChirita sinensis Lindl. var. angustifolia Dunn
Chinese Name唇柱苣苔
Common NameChinese Chirita
Plant TypeAngiosperms (dicotyledons)
Ecological Information
NativeYes
ExoticNo
Conservation Status
Scheduled under Cap 96No
Protected under Cap 586No
Rare and Precious Plants of Hong Kong (Status in China)No
China Plant Red Data BookNo
Flower
Flowering PeriodMay-Feb
Fruit
Fruiting PeriodAug-Feb
Others
Type Specimen Collected in Hong KongNo
Flora of Hong Kong Illustration