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Thiruvengadam Ekambaram

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Aug 24, 2010, 2:15:16 PM8/24/10
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I took this Plant picture in, Joshimath. Uttarakhand
Date/Time-15.7.10 ----10.11 a.m.
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Joshimath
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type------------- in Joshimath
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- --- Tree around 3 me ht.
Height/Length- -----
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size -------as seen in the picture
Inflorescence Type/ Size-
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- ---- as seen in the picture
Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds-- as seen in the picture
Please give ID
With Warm Regards,

E.Thiruvengadam
Mobile 09987886892
Chembur, Mumbai - 400074

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Neil Soares

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Aug 24, 2010, 2:29:52 PM8/24/10
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Hi,
 This is Lagerstroemia indica [the Chinese Crepe Myrtle tree].
                        Regards,
                          Neil Soares.

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Shantanu

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Aug 24, 2010, 3:03:25 PM8/24/10
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Brilliant shots Mr.Thiruvengadam...
never seen this tree in my town.
what we find in Kolkata is Lagerstroemia speciosa.....locally called
"Jarul".
Its also called Queen's Flower.

Is L. indica a hill species??

Shantanu : )

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tanay bose

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Aug 24, 2010, 5:17:25 PM8/24/10
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Lagerstroemia indica indeed
tanay
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Tanay Bose
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Department of Botany
University of British Columbia
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Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4 (Canada)
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