Turk's Turban

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Rajesh Sachdev

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Jun 19, 2009, 10:42:11 PM6/19/09
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Name of Species: clerodendrum indicum
Common Name: Turk's Turbun
Local name: Bharang/i
Family: Verbanaceae
Photographed: 17th June., 2009
Location: abandoned Mafco Colouny, Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Mumbai
Camera: Olympus SP570UZ
Lens: OLYMPUS ED LENS AF ZOOM 4.6 - 92 mm
Description: A tall shrub with long, narrow, pointed, oleander-like
leaves. Seen throughout India as a garden escape along roadside,
cultivated areas near human dwellings . ( extracts Issac Kehmikar's
Book of Common Indian Wild Flowers).


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Dinesh Valke

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Jun 19, 2009, 11:34:49 PM6/19/09
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Rajesh, this is C. inerme, the common hedge bower or glory bower, seaside clerodendrum.
Regards.

Rajesh Sachdev

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Jun 20, 2009, 1:02:15 AM6/20/09
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Oh..so sorry for wrongly naming it.

2009/6/20 Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com>
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nabha meghani

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Jun 20, 2009, 6:57:45 AM6/20/09
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Hallo, Rajesh ji,
interesting flower with interesting name.

There is one flower, in german Türkenbund
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/T%C3%BCrkenbund or Lilium martagon (Martagon or
Turk's cap lily) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lilium_martagon .
Now i understand the diff. between a turban and a cap :-))))
Thanks
Nalini

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Jun 20, 2009, 7:17:49 AM6/20/09
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There is a surname Tuskusband. May be who use to tie turbans.
Madhuri
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Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2009 12:57:45
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