ID required! Leea?

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Rajendra Shinde

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Jul 13, 2008, 3:13:12 AM7/13/08
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Hello,
 
I have come across this shrub (5-7 ft tall) haveing black spots on the stem..looks like Leea spp. (may be wrong)..does some one know this..?
 
Thanks in advance..
 
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Rajesh D. Sachdev

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Jul 13, 2008, 3:18:31 AM7/13/08
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Mr. Shinde,
May be this link of use to you.
 
 
Rajesh

 

J.M. Garg

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Jul 13, 2008, 3:47:03 AM7/13/08
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Hi, Dr. Rajendra ji,
Can you post the picture, if you have?

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J.M. Garg

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Jul 13, 2008, 4:55:23 AM7/13/08
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---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Rajendra Shinde <rdsh...@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, Jul 13, 2008 at 1:24 PM
Subject: Re: [Indiantreepix] Re: ID required! Leea?
To: "J.M. Garg" <jmg...@gmail.com>


Dear Mr. Garg,
 
Attaching two pictures .....
 
Rajendra

 
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Rajesh D. Sachdev

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Jul 13, 2008, 5:18:52 AM7/13/08
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i assume it is Leea Rubra

 
Rajesh


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J.M. Garg

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Jul 13, 2008, 7:08:44 AM7/13/08
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J.M. Garg

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Jul 14, 2008, 12:47:36 PM7/14/08
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Here is reply from Neil ji:
"Incidentally Dr.Rajendra Shinde's red-flower variety is possibly L.coccinea [if it was cultivated] or L.setuligera [if it was found in the wild].
             Regards,
              Neil."

J.M. Garg

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Jul 14, 2008, 12:57:56 PM7/14/08
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J.M. Garg

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Jul 14, 2008, 1:03:34 PM7/14/08
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Here is a very good link to differentiate between various species of Leea, we are discussing: http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=2&taxon_id=117843

Mahadeswara Swamy

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Jul 16, 2008, 10:30:44 AM7/16/08
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It is Leea coccinea Rubra.
Dr.ahadeswara swamy
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