Hello Shrikant ji
According to Fl. of Maharashtra-Almeida sir
the citation is as follows
Capparis zeylanica L. Sp. Pl. ed. 2: 720, 1792, Cooke, Fl. Pres.
Bombay 1: 47; Almeida, Fl. Mah. 1: 50, 1996; Singh et al. Fl. Mah. St.
1: 215, 2000; Pradhan et al, Fl. SGNP 98, 2005.
Synonyms: C. hastigera Hans, Seem. Bot. 6. 296, 1868. C. xanthophylla
coll. & Hemsl., J. L. Soc. Lord. Bot. 28: 20, 1980. C. horrida L.f.
Suppl. 264, 1781.
Common name: Tarati, Wagoti, Wag, Govindi, Govindphal.
C. zeylanica and C. horrida are one and the same plant.
also the fruit are commonly used during Ganpati festival and kept near
the ganpati Idol along with Fruits of Celastrsu paniculatus.
On Jan 27, 2:35 pm, Rashida Atthar <atthar.rash...@gmail.com
> Muthu ji can you please mention a charactersitic or two, from the flora you
> generally refer to indicate this is not C. zeylanica?
> On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 1:54 PM, Muthu Karthick <nmk....@gmail.com
> > The plant posted is not *Capparis zeylanica*. kindly validate.