Plant for ID SMP1 24/10/2010

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Satish Phadke

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Oct 24, 2010, 10:43:26 AM10/24/10
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Prostrate herb Violet purple heads about 2-3cm diameter. Sinhgad valley.
Some Asteraceae member?
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Aruna

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Oct 24, 2010, 11:41:39 AM10/24/10
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Its Sphaeranthus indicus
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Pankaj Kumar

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Oct 24, 2010, 12:12:47 PM10/24/10
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Sphaeranthus indicus for sure.
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Dinesh Valke

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Oct 24, 2010, 12:22:11 PM10/24/10
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Sphaeranthus indicus is commonly known as: East Indian globe thistle, Indian sphaeranthus, seed basil • Bengali: মুরমুরিযা murmuriya • Gujarati: ગોરકમુન્ડી gorakhmundi • Hindi मुण्डी mundi • Kannada: ಬೋಡು ಕಡಲೆ bodu-kadale • Konkani: गोरखमुण्डी gorakhmundi • Malayalam: മിരംഗനീ mirangani • Marathi: खडकशेपू khadakshepu, मुंडी mundi, नाई nai, नाय naya • Nepalese: गोरखमुन्दि gorakhmundi • Oriya: buikadam • Sanskrit: मुण्डि mundi • Santal: belaunja • Tamil: கொட்டைக்கரந்தை kottai-k-karantai, உதறிமுறிப்பான் utharrimurrippan, விஷ்ணுகரந்தை visnu-karantai • Telugu: బోడతరము boda-taramu, శ్రావణి sravani • Urdu: منڐي گل gul mundi • Undari: mundi


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tanay bose

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Oct 24, 2010, 2:24:35 PM10/24/10
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No doubt about Sphaeranthus indicus
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