Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week: Verbenaceae, Volkameria inermis from Delhi and Gurgaon

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Gurcharan Singh

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06-Jul-2011, 10:14:11 pm06/07/11
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Volkameria inermis L., Sp. pl. 2: 637, 1753

syn: Clerodendrum inerme (L.) Gaertn.

Common name: ku lang shu (in Chinese)

A very commonly grown hedge in Delhi and NCR, distinct by its white flowers and long stamens. Photographed from Delhi and Gurgaon


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Clerodendron-inerme-Janak-puri-Delhi-1.jpg
Clerodendron-inerme-Janak-puri-Delhi-4.jpg
Clerodendron-inermis-Gurgaon-2.jpg
Clerodendron-inermis-Ridge-Delhi-3.jpg

H S

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07-Jul-2011, 5:07:58 am07/07/11
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I think you have merge here two species, photo no. 174 and 72 is C.inerme, but i dont the identity of first two photos.

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Gurcharan Singh

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07-Jul-2011, 9:55:49 am07/07/11
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Dear H S
I will check when I go back to Delhi. Yes they have yellow anthers and shorter filaments.
Thanks for pointing out


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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
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/ 

J.M. Garg

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22-Oct-2011, 9:06:30 am22/10/11
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Forwarding again for Id confirmation or otherwise please.

Some earlier relevant feedback:

“I think you have merge here two species, photo no. 174 and 72 is C.inerme, but i dont the identity of first two photos.
regards,--

 - H.S.”              

                

“Dear H S


I will check when I go back to Delhi. Yes they have yellow anthers and shorter filaments.
Thanks for pointing out

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Clerodendron-inerme-Janak-puri-Delhi-1.jpg
Clerodendron-inerme-Janak-puri-Delhi-4.jpg
Clerodendron-inermis-Gurgaon-2.jpg
Clerodendron-inermis-Ridge-Delhi-3.jpg
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