ID request- 18022011-PKA1

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Prashant awale

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Feb 18, 2011, 9:27:18 AM2/18/11
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Dear Friends,
Requesting ID for this Climbing Shrub from CBD Belapur Hills (Navi Mumbai).
Leaves alternate, Shining and with petioles of approx 7- 8mm. Flowers creamy white, mild fragrant.

Date / Time: 16-02-2011 / 12:30PM
Location: CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai
Habitat: Wild
Plant Habit: Shrub

regards
Prashant

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Vijayasankar

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Feb 18, 2011, 10:51:08 AM2/18/11
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Olax species, perhaps.
 
Regards 
 
Vijayasankar Raman
National Center for Natural Products Research
University of Mississippi

Neil Soares

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Feb 18, 2011, 12:11:43 PM2/18/11
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Hi,
 Agree with Dr. Vijayasankar. This is an species of Olax, possibly O.imbricata. Have seen Olax psittacorum [O.scandens] on the other side of the quarry at C.E.C., Goregaon.
                        Regards,
                         Neil Soares.


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Satish Phadke

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Feb 19, 2011, 2:29:57 AM2/19/11
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Really nice catch. Something not heard so far....

shrikant ingalhalikar

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Feb 19, 2011, 5:54:41 AM2/19/11
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I recollect this plant posted some time back. Neilji is right, it is
Olax imbricata Roxb. of Olacaceae. Regards, Shrikant

On Feb 19, 12:29 pm, Satish Phadke <drsmpha...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Really nice catch. Something not heard so far....
>
> On 18 February 2011 19:57, Prashant awale <pkaw...@gmail.com> wrote:
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> > Dear Friends,
> > Requesting ID for this Climbing Shrub from CBD Belapur Hills (Navi Mumbai).
> > Leaves alternate, Shining and with petioles of approx 7- 8mm. Flowers
> > creamy white, mild fragrant.
>
> > Date / Time: 16-02-2011 / 12:30PM
> > Location: CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai
> > Habitat: Wild
> > Plant Habit: Shrub
>
> > regards
> > Prashant- Hide quoted text -
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> - Show quoted text -
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