220211 Request for species id DKV-1

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Dev Kumar

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Feb 22, 2011, 10:29:09 AM2/22/11
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Mhow, Dist Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Species id please.
I have seen this plant growing on the banks of streams.
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Pankaj Kumar

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Feb 22, 2011, 10:43:05 AM2/22/11
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Asclepias curussavica [APOCYNACEAE]
Regards
Pankaj

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Bhatt Sweta

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Feb 22, 2011, 1:24:34 PM2/22/11
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Re-sized the same, found at Kaas.
Also commonly known as Shooting Star.
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TCSC,
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M.S.U.

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Dev Kumar

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Feb 22, 2011, 2:08:25 PM2/22/11
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A google search led me to this:
 
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harithasandhya

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Feb 22, 2011, 12:02:30 PM2/22/11
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Asclepias curassavica known as blood flower, native to tropical
America.

Regards,
Sandhya
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tanay bose

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Feb 22, 2011, 3:23:11 PM2/22/11
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Nice collections of Asclepias curussavica
Tanay
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Satish Chile

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Feb 23, 2011, 1:59:19 AM2/23/11
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 Hi. Pankaj ji,Asclepias curussavica of Asclepaidaceae not APOCYNACEAE 
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