Capparis for identification 290611MK01

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Muthu Karthick

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Jun 29, 2011, 1:13:12 AM6/29/11
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Dear all,
Please help me to identify this Capparis sp. I think this is not C. spinosa.

Date: 17 April 2011
Location: Coimbatore dist.; foothills of Velliangiri
Alt: c 400 metres

Habit: wild shrub
Leaf: 3 x 2.5 cm
Flower: white; 5-6 cm across


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Neil Soares

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Jun 29, 2011, 6:48:38 AM6/29/11
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Hi Muthu,
   This is Mastodi [Capparis sepiaria].
                Regards,
                  Neil Soares.       

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Dinesh Valke

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Jun 29, 2011, 7:22:01 AM6/29/11
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Neil ji ... have not seen such large white ¿ petal ? structure in Capparis sepiaria ... though the leaves look similar.
Some photos of Capparis sepiaria in my flickr photostream ... http://www.flickr.com/search/?w=91314344@N00&q=Capparis%20sepiaria

Regards.
Dinesh

Pardeshi S.

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Jun 29, 2011, 10:06:07 AM6/29/11
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Yes this does not look like C. sepiaria as the flower are much larger.
i feel the stamens are much more than than in C. sepiaria.

satish pardeshi

On Jun 29, 4:22 pm, Dinesh Valke <dinesh.va...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Neil ji ... have not seen such large white ¿ petal ? structure in *Capparis
> sepiaria* ... though the leaves look similar.
> Some photos of *Capparis sepiaria* in my flickr photostream ...http://www.flickr.com/search/?w=91314344@N00&q=Capparis%20sepiaria
>
> Regards.
> Dinesh
>
>
>
>
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>
>
> On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 4:18 PM, Neil Soares <drneilsoa...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Hi Muthu,
> >    This is Mastodi [Capparis sepiaria].
> >                 Regards,
> >                   Neil Soares.
>
> > --- On *Wed, 6/29/11, Muthu Karthick <nmk....@gmail.com>* wrote:
>
> > From: Muthu Karthick <nmk....@gmail.com>
> > Subject: [efloraofindia:72818] Capparis for identification 290611MK01
> > To: "efloraofindia" <indian...@googlegroups.com>
> > Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 10:43 AM
>
> > Dear all,
> > Please help me to identify this *Capparis* sp. I think this is not *C.
> > spinosa*.

Neil Soares

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Jun 29, 2011, 2:26:38 PM6/29/11
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Hi Dr.Pardeshi & Dinesh,
    Thank you for your comments. Sending you one of my photogrpahs of Capparis sepiaria [Mastodi] for comparison.
                        With regards,
                          Neil Soares.

--- On Wed, 6/29/11, Pardeshi S. <satishp...@gmail.com> wrote:
Capparis sepiaria [Mastodi].jpg

Dinesh Valke

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Jun 29, 2011, 2:45:00 PM6/29/11
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Neil ji ... as per my belief, Capparis sepiaria [Mastodi].jpg is not Capparis sepiaria ... have not seen this yet.
Eager to know about this one; as well ready to stand corrected.

Regards.
Dinesh

Neil Soares

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Jun 30, 2011, 12:38:41 AM6/30/11
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Hi Dinesh,
  This photograph was taken at the start of the Tulsi road in the Borivali N.P.
                              Regards,
                                Neil.

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satish pardeshi

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Jun 30, 2011, 12:57:52 AM6/30/11
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Nei ji
the plant posted by you looks like C. zeylanica. 
the stamens are white initially, whcih turns to deep pink in older stage.

regards
Satish Pardeshi
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Dinesh Valke

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Jun 30, 2011, 2:18:09 AM6/30/11
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Many thanks Neil ji for the location ... will try to reach there to explore this plant.
Agreeing with Satish Pardeshi ji, this Capparis sepiaria [Mastodi].jpg almost looks like C. zeylanica (which of course you are well aware of).
Let us wait for comments.

Muthu ji's query needs comments too.

Regards.
Dinesh

H S

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Jun 30, 2011, 4:56:09 AM6/30/11
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Dr. Neil's photo is Capparis zeylanica

regards,

On 6/30/11, Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Many thanks Neil ji for the location ... will try to reach there to explore
> this plant.

> Agreeing with Satish Pardeshi ji, this *Capparis sepiaria
> [Mastodi].jpg*almost looks like
> *C. zeylanica* (which of course you are well aware of).


> Let us wait for comments.
>
> Muthu ji's query needs comments too.
>
> Regards.
> Dinesh
>
>
>
> On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 10:08 AM, Neil Soares <drneil...@yahoo.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi Dinesh,
>> This photograph was taken at the start of the Tulsi road in the Borivali
>> N.P.
>> Regards,
>> Neil.
>>

>> --- On *Thu, 6/30/11, Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com>* wrote:
>>
>>
>> From: Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: [efloraofindia:72871] Re: Capparis for identification
>> 290611MK01
>> To: "Neil Soares" <drneil...@yahoo.com>
>> Cc: "efloraofindia" <indian...@googlegroups.com>, "Pardeshi S." <
>> satishp...@gmail.com>
>> Date: Thursday, June 30, 2011, 12:15 AM
>>
>>
>> Neil ji ... as per my belief, Capparis sepiaria [Mastodi].jpg is not

>> *Capparis
>> sepiaria* ... have not seen this yet.


>> Eager to know about this one; as well ready to stand corrected.
>>
>> Regards.
>> Dinesh
>>
>> On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 11:56 PM, Neil Soares

>> <drneil...@yahoo.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=drneil...@yahoo.com>


>> > wrote:
>>
>> Hi Dr.Pardeshi & Dinesh,
>> Thank you for your comments. Sending you one of my photogrpahs of
>> Capparis sepiaria [Mastodi] for comparison.
>> With regards,
>> Neil Soares.
>>

>> --- On *Wed, 6/29/11, Pardeshi S.
>> <satishp...@gmail.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=satishp...@gmail.com>


>> >* wrote:
>>
>>
>> From: Pardeshi S.
>> <satishp...@gmail.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=satishp...@gmail.com>
>> >
>> Subject: [efloraofindia:72855] Re: Capparis for identification 290611MK01
>>
>> To: "efloraofindia"

>> <indian...@googlegroups.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=indian...@googlegroups.com>


>> >
>> Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 7:36 PM
>>
>>
>> Yes this does not look like C. sepiaria as the flower are much larger.
>> i feel the stamens are much more than than in C. sepiaria.
>>
>> satish pardeshi
>>
>> On Jun 29, 4:22 pm, Dinesh Valke

>> <dinesh.va...@gmail.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=dinesh.va...@gmail.com>>


>> wrote:
>> > Neil ji ... have not seen such large white ¿ petal ? structure in
>> *Capparis
>> > sepiaria* ... though the leaves look similar.
>> > Some photos of *Capparis sepiaria* in my flickr photostream ...
>> http://www.flickr.com/search/?w=91314344@N00&q=Capparis%20sepiaria
>> >
>> > Regards.
>> > Dinesh
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 4:18 PM, Neil Soares

>> > <drneilsoa...@yahoo.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=drneilsoa...@yahoo.com>>


>> wrote:
>> > > Hi Muthu,
>> > > This is Mastodi [Capparis sepiaria].
>> > > Regards,
>> > > Neil Soares.
>> >
>> > > --- On *Wed, 6/29/11, Muthu Karthick

>> > > <nmk....@gmail.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=nmk....@gmail.com>>*


>> wrote:
>> >
>> > > From: Muthu Karthick
>> > > <nmk....@gmail.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=nmk....@gmail.com>
>> >
>> > > Subject: [efloraofindia:72818] Capparis for identification 290611MK01
>> > > To: "efloraofindia"

>> > > <indian...@googlegroups.com<http://us.mc339.mail.yahoo.com/mc/compose?to=indian...@googlegroups.com>


>> >
>> > > Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 10:43 AM
>> >
>> > > Dear all,
>> > > Please help me to identify this *Capparis* sp. I think this is not *C.
>> > > spinosa*.
>> >
>> > > Date: 17 April 2011
>> > > Location: Coimbatore dist.; foothills of Velliangiri
>> > > Alt: c 400 metres
>> >
>> > > Habit: wild shrub
>> > > Leaf: 3 x 2.5 cm
>> > > Flower: white; 5-6 cm across
>> >
>> > > --
>> > > Muthu Karthick, N
>> > > Care Earth Trust
>> > > #15, second main road,
>> > > Thillai ganga nagar,
>> > > Chennai - 600 061
>> > > Mob: 0091 96268 33911
>> > >www.careearthtrust.org
>>
>>
>>
>


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H S

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Jun 30, 2011, 5:08:53 AM6/30/11
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I guess photo posted for id is Capparis spinosa

regards,

J.M. Garg

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Sep 25, 2011, 10:52:04 AM9/25/11
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Forwarding again for Id confirmation or otherwise please.

Some earlier relevant feedback:

“I guess photo posted for id is Capparis spinosa

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Sep 26, 2011, 1:22:11 AM9/26/11
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"It is Capparis grandiflora Wall.ex.Hook.f. & Thoms.
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