Cassia alata from Delhi

10 views
Skip to first unread message

Gurcharan Singh

unread,
Oct 23, 2010, 3:27:56 PM10/23/10
to efloraofindia, Flowers of India

Cassia alata from Delhi, grown as an ornamental shrub, characterised by closely compacted large flowers, large leaflets and winged fruits. Common name: candle bush.

--
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/

Cassia-alata-Delhi-3.jpg
Cassia-alata-Delhi-1.jpg
Cassia-alata-Delhi-2.jpg

Gurcharan Singh

unread,
Oct 23, 2010, 3:48:36 PM10/23/10
to efloraofindia, Flowers of India
Now correctly known as Senna alata


-- 
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/ 

Dinesh Valke

unread,
Oct 24, 2010, 3:04:44 AM10/24/10
to Gurcharan Singh, efloraofindia, Flowers of India
... native of the Amazon rainforest (and tropical South America) ... naturalised elsewhere in tropics .... commonly known as: candle bush, candlesticks, large-leafletted eglandular senna, ringworm shrub • Hindi: एड़गज ergaj, प्रपुन्नाड prapunnad • Kannada: ಸೀಮೆ ಅಗಸೆ sime agase • Malayalam: ആനത്തകര aanattakara, മലന്തകര malamtakara, ശീമ അഗത്തി seema agatti, പുഴുക്കാടിത്തകര puzhukkadittakara • Marathi: शिमई अगसे shimai agase • Sanskrit: एडगजः edagaja, प्रपुनाल prapunal, उरभ्रः urabhrh, उरणक्षकः uranakshaka • Tamil: சீமையகத்தி cimai-y-akatti, வண்டுகொல்லி vantu-kolli • Telugu: అవిచిచెట్టు avicicettu, మెట్టతామర metta-tamara, సీమ అవిసె siima avise, తంటెము tantemu • Urdu: ايڙگج ergaj



Regards.
Reply all
Reply to author
Forward
0 new messages