A wild white flower from Gingee Fort | ID request 11Mar2010AR02

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raghu ananth

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Mar 11, 2010, 6:06:44 AM3/11/10
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A wild flower found a

long the rocky crevice, while ascending Krishnagiri hills to reach 

Gingee or Senji Fort, Tamil Nadu touted as one of the most impregnable fortresses (by Shivaji maharaj) in India.

 


Date/Time-20-July-2008, 

Location- Place, Altitude, GPS

Gingee or Senji Fort, Villupuram district, Tamil nadu

Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-Wild /

Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb-

 Shrub, along the rocky crevice, while ascending Krishnagiri hills

Height/Length-Approx 1 meter/ 

Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- Shape -Ovate, Petal -white 4 nos,  venation -obtuse/mucronate, leaf edge-Wavy, 

Inflorescence Type/ Size-

Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts-Size-comparable to jasmine,white flowers, greenish white buds, filaments -long white filament(?), Pedicel - green

Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- Not observed

Other Information like Fragrance, Pollinator, Uses etc.- Not observed


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Raghu




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tanay bose

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Mar 11, 2010, 8:05:57 AM3/11/10
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Dear all,
is this some species of Ixora sp?
Regards
Tanay

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Narendra Joshi

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Mar 11, 2010, 8:08:49 AM3/11/10
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The flowers look like that of Pavetta indica  (Rubiceae Family)
 
Narendra Joshi

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Date/Time-20-July-2008, 

tanay bose

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Mar 11, 2010, 8:33:49 AM3/11/10
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Dear Narendra Ji,
Thank you for updating me about the name.
Regards
Tanay

Satish Phadke

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Mar 11, 2010, 8:46:47 AM3/11/10
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Pavetta crassicaulis Rubiaceae
Dr Phadke

Pardeshi S.

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Mar 11, 2010, 9:26:11 AM3/11/10
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it is Pavetta indica.
it can be observed flowering during summer in the semi moist deciduous
forests of SGNP. I have observed it but most of the leaves were
missing in that plant.

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Satish Pardeshi

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> *Pavetta crassicaulis* Rubiaceae
> Dr Phadke


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> On 11 March 2010 19:03, tanay bose <tanaybos...@gmail.com> wrote:
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> > Dear Narendra Ji,
> > Thank you for updating me about the name.
> > Regards
> > Tanay
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> > On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 6:38 PM, Narendra Joshi <narend...@yahoo.com>wrote:
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> >>   The flowers look like that of *Pavetta indica*  (Rubiceae Family)
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> >> Narendra Joshi
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> >> --- On *Thu, 3/11/10, raghu ananth <raghu_...@yahoo.com>* wrote:


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> >> From: raghu ananth <raghu_...@yahoo.com>
> >> Subject: [efloraofindia:29471] A wild white flower from Gingee Fort | ID
> >> request 11Mar2010AR02
> >> To: indian...@googlegroups.com
> >> Date: Thursday, March 11, 2010, 4:36 PM
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> >>  *


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> >> A wild flower found a
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> >> long the rocky crevice, while ascending Krishnagiri hills to reach
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> >> Gingee or Senji Fort, Tamil Nadu touted as one of the most impregnable
> >> fortresses (by Shivaji maharaj) in India.
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> >> *Date/Time*-20-July-2008,
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> >> *Location- Place, Altitude, GPS*- *


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> >> Gingee or Senji Fort, Villupuram district,  Tamil nadu

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> >>  Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-Wild /
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> >>  *
> >> ***


>
> >> Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb-
>
> >>  Shrub, along the rocky crevice, while ascending Krishnagiri hills
>
> >> Height/Length-Approx 1 meter/
>
> >> Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- Shape -Ovate, Petal -white 4 nos,  venation
> >> -obtuse/mucronate, leaf edge-Wavy,
>
> >> Inflorescence Type/ Size-
>
> >> Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts-Size-comparable to jasmine,white
> >> flowers, greenish white buds, filaments -long white filament(?), Pedicel -
> >> green
>
> >> Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- Not observed
>
> >> Other Information like Fragrance, Pollinator, Uses etc.- Not observed
>
> >> Regards
>
> >> Raghu
>

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R. Vijayasankar

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Mar 11, 2010, 12:31:53 PM3/11/10
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Yes for Pavetta indica.

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Satish Phadke

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Mar 11, 2010, 1:39:21 PM3/11/10
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Pavetta indica  and Pavetta crassicaulis  are synonyms.
Dr Phadke
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