Yes, I agree with Vijaysankarji. Armed undershrub, leaves not
exceeding 5 cm, petioles and pedicels prickly would be S. trilobatum.
On Mar 14, 7:41 pm, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com
> Yes Vijayasankar ji
> I was trying to find best match other than S. wendlandii (which has deeply
> dissected leaves, especially lower), a woody climber with curved prickles
> and purple flowers. I think you have hit the right choice. I hope it is an
> important medicinal plant.
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> On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 7:54 PM, Vijayasankar <vijay.botan...@gmail.com
> > To me it looks like *Solanum trilobatum. *
> > Details would help in confirmation.
> > Regards
> > Vijayasankar Raman
> > National Center for Natural Products Research
> > University of Mississippi
> > On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 8:37 AM, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com
> >> Garg ji
> >> Could you kindly send information about the plant
> >> Place?
> >> Wild or cultivated?
> >> Shrub or climber?
> >> Any fruits? size and colour when mature
> >> *
> >> --
> >> Dr. Gurcharan Singh
> >> Retired Associate Professor
> >> SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
> >> Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
> >> Phone: 011-25518297 Mob: 9810359089
> >> *
> >> On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 6:19 PM, J.M. Garg <jmga...@gmail.com
> >>> Forwarding again for Id confirmation or otherwise please.
> >>> Some earlier relevant feedback:
> >>> “ I believe it is Solanum wendlandii. The prickly petioles are a good
> >>> identifying characteristic.
> >>> Regards--
> >>> Ken Greby.”
> >>> “Thanks, Kenneth ji,
> >>> Seems to match.
> >>> Links for Solanum wendlandii (Costa Rica Nightshade, Giant Potato Vine,
> >>> Paradise Flower):http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/31442/(Dave's
> >>> Garden),
> >>> gardening), ” from me.
> >>> “Hi J.M.Garg. I just looked at your pictures of *Solanum wendlandii* (File:Solanum
> >>> wendlandii (Costa Rica Nightshade) W IMG 6700.jpg<http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Solanum_wendlandii_%28Costa_Ri..
> >>> File:Solanum_wendlandii_(Costa_Rica_Nightshade)_W2_IMG_6700.jpg<http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Solanum_wendlandii_%28Costa_Ri..
> >>> and I'm not quite sure, if they are identified correctly. According to
> >>> <http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/solanaceaeso..
> >>> the shape of the corolla should be rotate-pentagonal, not star shaped like
> >>> in your specimen. Furthermore, the style should be straight, the picture
> >>> clearly shows a curved style. Maybe it would be best to move the pictures to
> >>> Category:Unidentified Solanum<http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Unidentified_Solanum
>for now? All the best, --
> >>> Carstor <http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Carstor
> >>> 09:50, 12 February 2011 (UTC)” from Wikimedia.
> >>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> >>> From: J.M. Garg <jmga...@gmail.com
> >>> Date: 27 March 2009 13:33
> >>> Subject: For Id Solanum species 270309Jm1
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