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Alok Goyal

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Mar 31, 2011, 3:12:37 AM3/31/11
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Location- chandigarh
habit- medium sized Tree
habitat- shot at a garden
temperature- 15 degree C minimum
fruits- still raw almost 1inch across, round
taste like that of the raw Terminalia bellirica fruit. tongue and lips feel rough...
fruit very smooth surfaced and shiny
the red leaves are old leaves and about to fall.
new leaves are appearing....
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Vijayasankar

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Mar 31, 2011, 10:38:37 AM3/31/11
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The globose fruits, and red mature leaves point to Elaeocarpus ganitrus.
(If the id is right) Ripe fruits are purplish blue and the fleshy pericarp is edible. Seen inside is the 'Rudhraksh' !
 
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J.M. Garg

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Jul 9, 2011, 3:10:16 AM7/9/11
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“The globose fruits, and red mature leaves point to Elaeocarpus ganitrus.

(If the id is right) Ripe fruits are purplish blue and the fleshy pericarp is edible. Seen inside is the 'Rudhraksh' !

 
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ajinkya gadave

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Jul 9, 2011, 4:12:15 AM7/9/11
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Fruits looks like rudrakhsa  ( रुद्राक्ष )

amit chauhan

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Jul 9, 2011, 4:27:52 AM7/9/11
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Hi,

Rudraksha

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On 7/9/11, ajinkya gadave <ajinky...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Fruits looks like rudrakhsa ( रुद्राक्ष )
>
> On Sat, Jul 9, 2011 at 12:40 PM, J.M. Garg <jmg...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Forwarding again for Id confirmation or otherwise please.
>>
>> Some earlier relevant feedback:
>>

>> “The globose fruits, and red mature leaves *point to Elaeocarpus
>> ganitrus*.

>> The whole world uses my Image Resource of more than a *thousand species* &


>> eight thousand images of Birds, Butterflies, Plants etc. (arranged
>> alphabetically & place-wise):
>> http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:J.M.Garg. You can also use them
>> for free as per Creative Commons license attached with each image.
>> For identification, learning, discussion & documentation of Indian Flora,
>> please visit/ join our Efloraofindia Google e-group:
>> http://groups.google.co.in/group/indiantreepix (more than 1630 members &
>> 73,000 messages on 30/6/11) or Efloraofindia website:
>> https://sites.google.com/site/efloraofindia/ (with a species database of
>> around 5000 species)
>>
>>
>


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