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Dinesh Valke

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May 10, 2011, 12:01:49 PM5/10/11
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Dear friends,

Saw this wild beauty during mid-April during our trip around Belgaum.
Both Prashant and Shrikant ji were thrilled looking at this armed shrub, profusely flowering and of course the fragrance was divine.

Kare (Kannada: ಕಾರೆ) 

commonly known as: divine jasmine, grey emetic nut  Assamese: bon bongana  Bengali: কুসুম kusum  Coorgi: ಕಾರೆ ಮರ kare mara  Garo: agendra, suskeng  Kannada: ಕಾರೆ kare  Konkani: पेंडारी pendari  Malayalam: മലങ്കാര malankaara, പിണ്ടിച്ചക്ക pinticcakka  Marathi: पेंडारी pendari  Oriya: potua, telko  Sanskrit: पिण्डालु pindalu, पिण्डितक pinditaka  Tamil: பெருங்காரை peru-n-karai  Telugu: అడవి మంగ adavi manga

botanical names: Tamilnadia uliginosa (Retz.) Tirveng. & Sastre ... synonyms: Catunaregam uliginosa (Retz.) Manilal & Sivar. • Gardenia uliginosa Retz. (basionym) • Randia uliginosa (Retz.) Poir. • Xeromphis uliginosa (Retz.) Maheshw.

Peru-n-karai (Tamil: பெருங்காரை Tamilnadia uliginosa Pendari (Konkani: पेंडारी) Pendari (Marathi: पेंडारी) Malankaara (Malayalam: മലങ്കാര)

Regards.
Dinesh

Na Bha

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May 11, 2011, 7:57:30 AM5/11/11
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Thanks for the beautiful fotos. what a pity that one can't attact the fragrance to a mail.

Prashant awale

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May 11, 2011, 10:42:49 AM5/11/11
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Yes Dinesh. It was great site. I think we were at the right spot at the right time. Nice photos.
 Here are few photos of the same plant.

Regards
Prashant
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