Ochna ??

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Alok Goyal

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Jul 2, 2011, 7:06:29 AM7/2/11
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Hallo all

 Is this Ochna serrulata ? please confirm
The plant was clicked at Chandigarh today i.e. on 2nd July, 2011, at around 12:00
the leaves are with serrate margins....
flowers fragrant....

Alok
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H S

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Jul 2, 2011, 7:14:06 AM7/2/11
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yes Ochna serrulata


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Mahadeswara

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Jul 2, 2011, 7:37:28 AM7/2/11
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Yes. Those who are in Chennaai can see this in Theosophical society
campus .
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Samir Mehta

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Jul 2, 2011, 9:04:42 AM7/2/11
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Dear H.S. / Mahadeswara ji,

Ochna obtusata & Ochna wightiana are the only two Ochna species listed
in FOI database. Ochna serrulata is not listed here. The flower in
question matches O. obtusata of FOI (accd. to me).

Ochna obtusata DC & Ochna serrulata (Hochst.) Walp. are both valid
names in ars-grin database. GRIN says Ochna serrulata is (native)
distributed in Africa and lists geographic distribution of Ochna
obtusata as Indian sub-continent.

Your inputs please.

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Samir Mehta

tanay bose

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Jul 2, 2011, 10:12:25 AM7/2/11
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Ochna serrulata... I appreciate the close-up of 
the flower
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JM Garg

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May 19, 2018, 11:04:39 AM5/19/18
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I think Ochna obtusata as per images and details herein.
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J.M. Garg

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May 19, 2018, 1:01:44 PM5/19/18
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It rather appears more closer to images at Ochna gamblei King ex Brandis
But somebody must have planted it from down south or from where ever it is having the range etc.

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J.M. Garg

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May 19, 2018, 1:06:56 PM5/19/18
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May even be Ochna obtusata as images are very small and I am unable to see all the details.
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