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aruna patil

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Oct 23, 2010, 3:00:10 AM10/23/10
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please identify this plant

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Dinesh Valke

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Oct 23, 2010, 3:21:50 AM10/23/10
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... most probably, the pin-cushion flower plant, Neuracanthus sphaerostachys.

Aruna ji, please provide the following bare minimum details: the location and date of finding for further validating the ID.


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Neil Soares

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Oct 23, 2010, 3:22:44 AM10/23/10
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Hi,
 This looks like the bracts of Neuracanthus sphaerostachys [Pin-Cushion].
                       With regards,
                         Neil Soares.

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tanay bose

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Oct 23, 2010, 9:41:13 AM10/23/10
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Neuracanthus sphaerostachys for sure
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Satish Nikam

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Oct 24, 2010, 12:11:33 PM10/24/10
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kindly id.,
dt./time:
location: mulshidt./pune 3000ft. above sea level   
habit: wild
plant habit: 
height: about 1ft.
leaves type:
inflorece type:
fruits:
other information: growth in cow dung





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Dinesh Valke

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Oct 24, 2010, 12:20:21 PM10/24/10
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Canscora diffusa ... commonly known as: canscora • Hindi: भुई नीम bhui neem • Marathi: किलवर kilwar • Sanskrit: शंखपुष्पी sankhapushpi
Please wait for comment(s).

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Pankaj Kumar

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Oct 24, 2010, 12:22:32 PM10/24/10
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Canscora diffusa....
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tanay bose

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Oct 24, 2010, 2:27:04 PM10/24/10
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Canscora diffusa !!
Tanay

Satish Nikam

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Oct 25, 2010, 3:11:26 AM10/25/10
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sir,
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rajdeo singh

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Oct 25, 2010, 3:21:49 AM10/25/10
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Hi,
I think it is Sida acuta, send a bit larger image.

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tanay bose

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Oct 25, 2010, 9:40:18 AM10/25/10
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The image is too small
Tanay

Satish Nikam

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Oct 26, 2010, 5:00:53 AM10/26/10
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sir,

kindly id.,
dt./time:
location: mulshidt./pune 3000ft. above sea level   
habit: wild
plant habit: 
height: about 
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Satish Nikam

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Oct 26, 2010, 5:04:26 AM10/26/10
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Neil Soares

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Oct 26, 2010, 6:27:42 AM10/26/10
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Hi,
 Agree with Rajdeo Singh. This is the Common Sida [Sida acuta].
                   With regards,
                     Neil Soares.

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Sharad Kambale

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Oct 30, 2010, 6:21:52 AM10/30/10
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Thats correct.

On 10/23/10, Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com> wrote:
> ... most probably, the pin-cushion flower plant, *Neuracanthus
> sphaerostachys*.

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