Dr. Arvind Kadusunread,
Aug 30, 2010, 12:57:47 PM8/30/10
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Thank you for the ID of Bauhinia.
Further like to collect the colourful world of Bauhinias because B.
pupurea is having different and different colours, then what is about
others? Let us do something different.
Dr. kadus arvind.pune.
On Aug 29, 2:42 pm, Dinesh Valke <dinesh.va...@gmail.com
> Dear Mani ... the petals of mountain ebony *Bauhinia variegata* are quite
> broad and close to each other, tending to overlap, compared to narrow and
> open petals of *B. purpurea*.
> The Mountain Ebony flower (Hindi: कंचनार) is the State Flower of Bihar.
> On Sun, Aug 29, 2010 at 1:42 PM, Kenneth Greby <fstf...@yahoo.com
> > Arvind--
> > Certainly appears to be B. purpurea-- non-overlapping petals and three
> > stamens. I've not seen one so colored before. Thanks for posting.
> > Regards--
> > Ken.
> > ------------------------------
> > *From:* arvind kadus <agastiayur...@yahoo.co.in
> > *To:* indian...@googlegroups.com
> > *Sent:* Sat, August 28, 2010 11:35:52 PM
> > *Subject:* [efloraofindia:45851] Bauhinia purpurea purely
> > white..Pl.Confirm.
> > Dear all,
> > Some days ago I had posted B. sp. for the confirmation, but unfortunately
> > shots were not too good or clear. I am posting closeups and detailed photoes
> > of Bauhinia. it is having three stamens with bilobed stigma. All the petals
> > are clearly white but a fine line of pink tinge is there on the middle petal
> > which is equal to nothing. Calyx devided into three parts after the
> > flowering and not the spoon like.
> > Please try to elaborate this Bauhinia, Is it B.purpurea again?- Hide quoted text -
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