Place: Kass Plateau, Approx. 20 kms north of Satara, Maharashtra.
Location of flower / plant: Road side bushes
Date: 29th to 31st Aug'08
Equipment: Canon 40 D Camera + Tamron 90 mm macro lens
Species: Pogostemon deccanensis
Local name (Marathi) : Jambhali-manjiri
Common, gregarious in shallow fresh water ponds and wet ricefields at higher elevations in konkan.
(Source: Flowers of Sahyadri)