Asphodelus fistulosus from Delhi

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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 14, 2010, 8:27:58 PM10/14/10
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Asphodelus fistulosus, a common winter weed in wheat fields in Delhi.
Local names: Piazi 

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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
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tanay bose

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Oct 14, 2010, 10:47:19 PM10/14/10
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Nice catch thanks for sharing
tanay

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Balkar Arya

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Oct 15, 2010, 9:58:56 AM10/15/10
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Thanks Gurcharan Ji for showing this plant
This used to occur in abundance in our area but almost extinct

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JM Garg

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Mar 9, 2022, 2:32:50 AMMar 9
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This is Asphodelus tenuifolius, as per images and details herein.
Asphodelus fistulosus L. does not have distribution in our area as per POWO and CoL.
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J.M. Garg

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Mar 9, 2022, 4:20:31 AMMar 9
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---------- Forwarded message ---------
From: Gurcharan Singh <sing...@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2022 at 14:47
Subject: Re: Asphodelus fistulosus from Delhi
To: JM Garg <jmg...@gmail.com>


Garg ji
We earlier knew it as A. tenuifolius, which was later placed under A. fistulosus (sometimes Asphodelus fistulosus subsp. tenuifolius (Cav.) K.Richt.) Now it is recognised as accepted name Asphodelus tenuifolius Cav., which has distribution in Western Himalayas according to POWO




Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.


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