This is Carrisa cogesta - karaunda indeed. There is one variety that
is whitish and red, and the other is green and red.
On Jun 16, 9:27 pm, "J.M. Garg" <jmga...@gmail.com
> On 15/6/08 at Deer Park, Vanashthalipuram, Hyderabad, AP. I am a bit
> confused. There were many such shrubs/ smallish trees attracting lot of
> Common Emigrant butterflies.
> With regards,
> "We often ignore the beauty around us"
> For learning about our trees & plants, please visit/ join Google e-group
> Carissa congesta (Karaunda) is it- at Hyderabad, AP I IMG_7122.jpg
> Carissa congesta (Karaunda) is it- spines at Hyderabad, AP I IMG_7123.jpg
> Carissa congesta (Karaunda) is it- trunk at Hyderabad, AP I IMG_7123.jpg