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Yazdy Palia

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Aug 31, 2010, 6:38:23 AM8/31/10
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Hello friends,
Could someone identify this tree please?
Date & Time 31 Aug 2010
Location: Place, Altitude, GPS Chethalayam, Sultan Bathery, Wayanad , kerala.
Habitat: Garden, Urban, Wild Type: Wild
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Inflorescence Type Size
Flowers Size Colour Calyx Bracts-
Fruits Type, Shape, Size Seeds
Other Information like Frangrance, Pollinator, Uses.
Regards
Yazdy.

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Neil Soares

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Aug 31, 2010, 6:41:54 AM8/31/10
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Hi Yazdy,
   This is Murudsheng [Helicteres isora].
                         Regards,
                           Neil.

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Dr Santhosh Kumar

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Aug 31, 2010, 11:32:43 AM8/31/10
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Helicteres isora is a common undergrowth in the deciduous forests of Kerala

santhosh
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Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute, Palode
Thiruvananthapuram-695562
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India
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mani nair

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Aug 31, 2010, 11:57:00 AM8/31/10
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Commonly known as East Indian screw tree.  I am sending a photo of the flower from Yewoor, Thane.

Regards,

Mani.
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Neil Soares

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Aug 31, 2010, 12:48:14 PM8/31/10
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Thank you Mani.These are mine.
                    Regards,
                      Neil Soares.

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Yazdy Palia

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Aug 31, 2010, 1:01:29 PM8/31/10
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Thank You friends, Nice pictures Mr. Neil Soares.
Regards
Yazdy.

mani nair

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Aug 31, 2010, 1:05:35 PM8/31/10
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Thanks Mr. Soares,  Nice photo of the flower and tree.   While taking the pictures I did not knew that this is Indian screw tree, otherwise I would have taken more pictures of the flowers and tree.

Regards,

Mani.

tanay bose

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Aug 31, 2010, 7:47:48 PM8/31/10
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Thanks to all a new plant for me
tanay

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Department of Botany
University of British Columbia
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sujith p.k

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Sep 7, 2010, 12:10:46 AM9/7/10
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It is not a tree. it is a shrub named Helicteres isora , family: Sterculiaceae

Padmini Raghavan

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Sep 7, 2010, 3:21:49 PM9/7/10
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There were many of these shrubs blooming in the forest of Tada, at the Andhra border with Tamil Nadu, when our Chennai Trekking Club did a Clean-up of the stream and its banks  on November 1st last year.
Padmini Raghavan.

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