Botanical name: Exacum wightianum Family: Gentianaceae (Gentian family)
Wight's Persian Violet is an annual herb, with stems very racemose and with the branches broadly winged. Leaves are oblong-lanceshaped, long pointed, nearly stalkless. Flowers are borne in leafy corymbs. They are violet in color, with 5 oval or long pointed petals. Capsule is roundish ellipsoidal.
Identification credit: Vinaya Kumar
The flower labeled Wight's Persian Violet is ...