Harpullia zanquebarica -Black pearl Tree

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Rashida Atthar

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Dec 25, 2010, 8:16:26 AM12/25/10
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Saw the flowering and fruting of Harpullia zanquebarica ( Syn. Majidea zanquebarica ) this month at Sagar upavan, Mumbai.   Also called velvet seed tree.
 
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Rashida.
Harpullia zanquebarica flowers & fruits.JPG
Harpullia zanquebarica foliage & flowers.JPG
Harpullia zanquebarica foliage flowers.JPG
Harpullia zanquebarica raw fruits.JPG
Harpullia zanquebarica fruits.JPG

mani nair

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Dec 25, 2010, 8:42:46 AM12/25/10
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Rashida ji, nice capture 
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Mani.

tanay bose

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Dec 25, 2010, 10:32:36 AM12/25/10
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Thanks for sharing nice shot
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Padmini Raghavan

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Dec 26, 2010, 11:06:21 AM12/26/10
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One (out of three) Black Pearl has germinated. Here are  the pics.
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Padmini Raghavan.

Majidea zanquebarica seedling 001.jpg
Majidea zanquebarica seedling 003.jpg

mani nair

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Dec 27, 2010, 12:09:54 AM12/27/10
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Congratulations Padmini ji.  You got a green thumb.
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Mani.

Muthu Karthick

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Dec 27, 2010, 1:24:53 AM12/27/10
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Nice pictures, is this a high altitude tree? or cultivated in plains?
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