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renee vyas vyas

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Jul 13, 2011, 11:11:50 AM7/13/11
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Dear Friends,
 
Please help to id this plant......its a liana a woody climbers I saw today in north Mumbai near Film City.
 
Regards,
 
Renee
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Vijayasankar

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Jul 13, 2011, 11:51:46 AM7/13/11
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It is Celastrus paniculatus, called as Jyotishmati in Sanskrit, a Red Listed medicinal plant.
 
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Vijayasankar Raman
National Center for Natural Products Research
University of Mississippi

Nidhan Singh

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Jul 14, 2011, 12:11:51 AM7/14/11
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Yes,
Celastrus paniculatus indeed.
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Dr. Nidhan Singh
Department of Botany
I.B. (PG) College
Panipat-132103 Haryana
Ph.: 09416371227

Smilax004

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Jul 14, 2011, 4:54:51 AM7/14/11
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Celastrus paniculatus of Celastraceae family.


Regards,
Giby
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renee vyas vyas

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Jul 14, 2011, 11:13:52 AM7/14/11
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Thank you all for the help,
 
regards,
 
Renee

H S

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Jul 15, 2011, 3:35:03 AM7/15/11
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Yes Jyotish mati (Celastrus paniculatus) in Marathi Mal-kangani, Seed oil is used for increasing memory power, as the name jyotish mati, one drop of oil taken along with one cup of milk.
 
Plant is one of the 21 Ganesh patri (Used in Puja of Lord Ganesha)
 
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Chitralekha

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Jul 15, 2011, 5:02:56 AM7/15/11
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What is the sanskrit name of this plant (the one mentioned in the 21
Ganesh patri)?
Regars,
Chitralekha

On Jul 15, 12:35 pm, H S <hemsan...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes Jyotish mati (Celastrus paniculatus) in Marathi Mal-kangani, Seed oil is
> used for increasing memory power, as the name jyotish mati, one drop of oil
> taken along with one cup of milk.
>
> Plant is one of the 21 Ganesh patri (Used in Puja of Lord Ganesha)
>
> regards,
>
> On Thu, Jul 14, 2011 at 8:13 AM, renee vyas vyas <reneevy...@gmail.com>wrote:
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> > Thank you all for the help,
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> > regards,
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> > Renee
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> >   On Thu, Jul 14, 2011 at 2:24 PM, Smilax004 <giby.kuriak...@gmail.com>wrote:
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> >> Celastrus paniculatus of Celastraceae family.
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> >> Regards,
> >> Giby
>
> >> On Jul 13, 8:11 pm, renee vyas vyas <reneevy...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > Dear Friends,
>
> >> > Please help to id this plant......its a liana a woody climbers I saw
> >> today
> >> > in north Mumbai near Film City.
>
> >> > Regards,
>
> >> > Renee
>
> >> >  unid 1-a_1.JPG
> >> > 269KViewDownload
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> >> >  unid 1-b_2.JPG
> >> > 238KViewDownload
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> >> >  unid 1-c_3.JPG
> >> > 262KViewDownload
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> >> >  unid 1-d_4.JPG
> >> > 289KViewDownload
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> >> >  unid 1-e_5.JPG
> >> > 217KViewDownload
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>  - H.S.
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> A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of
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Balkar Arya

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Jul 17, 2011, 3:39:41 AM7/17/11
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One more photo of C paniculatus
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Regards

Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
Haryana-132103
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