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Aarti S. Khale

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Jan 15, 2011, 12:48:25 AM1/15/11
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Taken at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Peradeniya, Sri Lanka on the
17th of November, 2010.
Aarti
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Gurcharan Singh

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Jan 15, 2011, 12:51:01 AM1/15/11
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I think Alocasia sp.
 

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tanay bose

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Jan 15, 2011, 12:56:41 AM1/15/11
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Alocasia  for sure but not quite sure of species without photos of flower
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promila chaturvedi

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Jan 15, 2011, 8:39:32 AM1/15/11
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I also agree with Prof. Singh. It is alocassia sp.
Promila

Dr Pankaj Kumar

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Jan 15, 2011, 8:49:23 AM1/15/11
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Alocasia macrorhizos may be looking at the climbing habit of the
plant.
Pankaj


On Jan 15, 6:39 pm, promila chaturvedi
<thegardener.chaturv...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I also agree with Prof. Singh. It is alocassia sp.
> Promila
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> On Sat, Jan 15, 2011 at 11:26 AM, tanay bose <tanaybos...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Alocasia  for sure but not quite sure of species without photos of flower
> > tanay
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> > On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 9:51 PM, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com>wrote:
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> >> I think Alocasia sp.
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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.
> >> Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
> >>http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/
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> >>   On Sat, Jan 15, 2011 at 11:18 AM, Aarti S. Khale <aarti.kh...@gmail.com
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> >>> Taken at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Peradeniya, Sri Lanka on the
> >>> 17th of November, 2010.
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> > *Tanay Bose*
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> > Department of Botany.
> > University of British Columbia .
> > 3529-6270 University Blvd.
> > Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4 (Canada)
> > Phone: 778-323-4036 (Mobile)
> >            604-822-2019 (Lab)
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Pudji Widodo

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Jan 15, 2011, 9:18:40 AM1/15/11
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Based on the leaves, I agree with Dr Pankaj Kumar, Alocasia
macrorrhizos (L.) G.Don (Araceae) but with "double R" in
macroRRhizos. I've never seen the flowers.

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Pudji Widodo
Fakultas Biologi Universitas Jenderal Soedirman
PURWOKERTO INDONESIA
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