Efloraofindia (earlier Indiantreepix) is the largest Google e-group in the world in this field & largest nature related (and the most constructive with more than 2400 members & 2,00,000 messages on 9/9/14) in India devoted to creating awareness, helping in identification etc. along with discussion & documentation of Indian Flora. It has already completed seven years in June'2014.


One can visit & join ‘efloraofindia’ by clicking at Efloraofindia google e-group & then clicking on 'Sign in' & then 'Sign up' on next page OR by sending an e-mail request to <itpmods@googlegroups.com>. One should also mention his/ her full name, occupation (optionally: qualification, professional attachments etc.) and place & why he/ she wants to become a member?


Pl. follow 'Posting guidelines' while posting on the group. Members are requested to post more identified pictures of the species which has not been posted so far (no restriction of formats etc.).


Efloraofindia (eFI in short) website helps in documenting flora of India that is being discussed on ‘efloraofindia’ e-group along with supplementing the working of the group. A species database (Alphabeticallyfamily wise- Seed plants etc.) has been created here family wise & then followed genus wise. Intent of this database is compilation of all the posts on 'efloraofindia' e- group so that it’s useful to all concerned as all the data about a particular species will be available under a single head & easily searchable.  It has the largest database on net on Indian Flora with details of more than 10,000 species of seed plants, ferns, fungi & others (and with more than 2,00,000 pictures at efloraofindia e-group links).


Permission of the owner has to be taken for any use of material available at this website or efloraofindia e-group. However, original text contents of efloraofindia come under Cc-by license (Licensees may copy, distribute, display and perform the work and make derivative works based on it only if they give the author or licensor the credits in the manner specified by these).

Due credits/ attributions/ citation are to be given as below:

"Efloraofindia (2007-2015) SUBJECT OF THE THREAD. Accessed from LINK (on DATE) e.g. Efloraofindia (2007-2015) Accessed from Paphiopedilum spicerianum (on 18 March 2015)" 
Other text contents are to be used as per the licensing conditions of those contents only.  
However, efloraofindia group or efloraofindia website will in no way be responsible for any misuse. Issue has to be sorted out by the owner directly with concerned person/ institution etc. If any of the efloraofindia e-group members, doesn't want his/ her posted pictures, materials, observations etc. to be incorporated on efloraofindia website, he/ she may withdraw from the efloraofindia group immediately or refrain from sharing such copyrighted pictures, contents etc. with the group. Once any material is posted by a member, it can't be withdrawn/ deleted/ removed from the e-group or the site, even if the member leaves or is banned from the group, for what so ever reason.

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Interview with Indian Express- A small effort on promoting efloraofindia JM Garg 8:01 AM
Star of the Month for April, 2015: Mr. Anurag Sharma Gurcharan Singh 5/3/15
Efloraofindia website updated upto 30th April'15- more than 10,000 species JM Garg 5/3/15
Most Interactive Person for April, 2015: Dr. Ushadi Micromini Gurcharan Singh 5/2/15
Rediscovery of Thottea dalzellii santhosh kumar es 5/2/15
Lamiaceae (including Verbenaceae) Fortnight: now from May 1 to 14, 2015 Coordinator Dr. Sampath Kumar Gurcharan Singh 5/2/15
Top Interactive Persons of April, 2015 Gurcharan Singh 5/1/15
Top uploads of April, 2015 Gurcharan Singh 5/1/15
Visit to Churdhar peak from 22 may to 30 May Balkar 4/24/15
Publications of 200 authors listed at efi site within four months JM Garg 4/24/15
Major contributors page JM Garg 4/8/15
Ophiorrhiza sahyadriensis (Rubiaceae), a new species from southern Western Ghats, Kerala, India Prabhu kumar KM 3/29/15
A new species of Oldenlandia from Western Ghats of Kerala: Kew Bulletin Prabhu kumar KM 3/28/15
Paper published Prabhu kumar KM 3/10/15
A Pictorial Guide to Common Garden Plants JM Garg 3/5/15
A Pictorial Guide to Common Garden Plants-Released March 2015 Nidhan Singh 3/5/15
Publicatio​ns list requested from Experts & Scholars for Database of publicatio​ns at efloraofindia JM Garg 2/27/15
Please serialize your uploads properly Gurcharan Singh 2/27/15
Please serialize your uploads properly Gurcharan Singh 2/6/15
Future Family Fortnight: Please volunteer to coordinate Gurcharan Singh 1/2/15
Announcement of Release of First Issue of Phytodiversity: Papers invited Gurcharan Singh 12/2/14
How to find any old post ? JM Garg 10/19/14
Eflora of India (eFI) has reached 2,00,000 messages and 10,000 species! Vijayasankar 9/29/14
Award for efloraofindia JM Garg 7/15/14
Efloraofindia completes seven years JM Garg 6/26/14
2014- eFI Year of genera pages JM Garg 5/11/14
Managing your gmails effectively JM Garg 4/7/14
Future efi genera pages JM Garg 12/14/13
Re-sizing all images at a time in Microsoft Office Picture Manager JM Garg 12/3/13
Keys available at efi site pages JM Garg 8/25/13
Calling members for posting identified pictures- no restriction of format & number on postings JM Garg 6/2/13
Steps for changing mailing options on efloraofindia JM Garg 5/28/13
Adding information at efi pages from cc-by sources JM Garg 5/10/13
efloraofindia and flowersofindia in scientific citations Gurcharan Singh 5/6/13
Posts with inadequate pictures/ information are not resurfaced JM Garg 12/28/13
ANMAY18/19 Cottonia peduncularis (Lindl.) Rchb.f. Anurag Sharma 12:37 PM
ANMAY17/18 Memecylon sp. for identification Anurag Sharma 12:34 PM
ANMAY05/06 Terminalia coriacea Wight & Arn. Anurag Sharma 12:09 PM
ANMAY07/08 Nymphoides indica (L.) Kuntze Anurag Sharma 12:05 PM
ANMAY15/16 Nymphoides cristata (Roxb.) Kuntze Anurag Sharma 12:05 PM
ANMAY10/11 Diplocentrum congestum Wight Anurag Sharma 12:03 PM
ANAPR14 Please identify this tree Anurag Sharma 12:02 PM
ANMAY03/04 Aponogeton crispus Thunb. Anurag Sharma 12:02 PM
Fwd: Fwd: [efloraofindia:222559] ANMAY16/17 Bauhinia racemosa Lam. tchakrab 11:51 AM
ANMAY13/14 Bauhinia sp. for identification (1) Anurag Sharma 11:49 AM
Flora of Madh: Anacardium occidentale L. - Buds & Flowers : VG-MAY-04 Viplav Gangar 11:16 AM
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight: TC03 - Leucas for id. tchakrab 10:56 AM
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Salvia splendens :: Mumbai & Thane gardens :: DVMAY62/62 Dinesh Valke 10:41 AM
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Salvia plebeia :: Ganeshpuri :: DVMAY61/61 Dinesh Valke 10:35 AM
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Salvia nubicola :: Ghangaria - Govind Ghat :: DVMAY60/60 Dinesh Valke 10:24 AM
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Salvia leucantha :: Ooty :: DVMAY59/59 Dinesh Valke 9:29 AM
Euphorbia nana (Euphorbiaceae) tchakrab 9:26 AM
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Prunella vulgaris :: Auli :: DVMAY58/58 Dinesh Valke 9:24 AM
Nypa Palm tchakrab 9:22 AM
Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight :: Lamiaceae :: Meriandra benghalensis :: Almora :: ARKMAY-13/13 Alka Khare 9:04 AM
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