efloraofindia:''For Id 28092011MR9’’ green Cactus looks like a snake Pune

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Madhuri Raut

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28-Sept-2011, 6:42:57 am28/09/11
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   Request for identification


Date/Time-Sep 2011


Location- Place, Altitude, GPS-Pune


Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-Garden


Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Cactus


Height/Length- about 3 ft


Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- Green dashed


Regards

Bhagyashri

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Bhatt Sweta

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28-Sept-2011, 6:48:45 am28/09/11
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Looks like one of the Sansevieria sps.

Are all the three picts from the same plant?!
The 2nd picture looks a little different from the other two's, with respect to the edges of the lamina...

Regards,
Shweta


--
Bhatt Shweta
Doctoral Research Student,
M.S.U.

Madhuri Raut

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28-Sept-2011, 6:56:24 am28/09/11
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Thank you Swetaji You have a very sharp observation. You are right the 2nd pic was a liitle away from the 1st and 3rd. To my untrained eyes both looked similar may be it is something different. Sorry to have caused the confusion. But it is due to ignorance
Regards
Bhagyashri

Gurcharan Singh

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28-Sept-2011, 8:17:43 am28/09/11
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Sensevieria trifaciata, snake plant, or mother-in-laws tongue 


-- 
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/ 

Madhuri Raut

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28-Sept-2011, 8:22:05 am28/09/11
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@Gurcharanji Thank you 
Oh my God what a name 'mother in laws tongue' why because it looks like a snake or is it because it looks sharp like a blade ha ha.... I am sorry not meaning to hurt anyone
Regards
Bhagyashri

Gurcharan Singh

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28-Sept-2011, 8:27:17 am28/09/11
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Madhuri ji
because the leaves are sharp like mother-in-laws tongue. I deliberately did not write earlier. Here is the link



-- 
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/ 

Mahadeswara

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28-Sept-2011, 8:42:21 am28/09/11
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Sensevieria trifaciata,

On Sep 28, 5:27 pm, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Madhuri ji
> because the leaves are sharp like mother-in-laws tongue. I deliberately did
> not write earlier. Here is the link
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sansevieria_trifasciata
>
> --
> 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: 9810359089http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/
>
>
>
> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 5:52 PM, Madhuri Raut <itii...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > @Gurcharanji Thank you
> > Oh my God what a name 'mother in laws tongue' why because it looks like a
> > snake or is it because it looks sharp like a blade ha ha.... I am sorry not
> > meaning to hurt anyone
> > Regards
> > Bhagyashri
>
> > On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 5:47 PM, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com>wrote:
>
> >> Sensevieria trifaciata, snake plant, or mother-in-laws tongue
>
> >> --
> >> 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/
>
> >> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 4:26 PM, Madhuri Raut <itii...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >>> Thank you Swetaji You have a very sharp observation. You are right the
> >>> 2nd pic was a liitle away from the 1st and 3rd. To my untrained eyes both
> >>> looked similar may be it is something different. Sorry to have caused the
> >>> confusion. But it is due to ignorance
> >>> Regards
> >>> Bhagyashri
>
> >>> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 4:18 PM, Bhatt Sweta <bhattsw...@gmail.com>wrote:
>
> >>>> Looks like one of the *Sansevieria sps.*
>
> >>>> Are all the three picts from the same plant?!
> >>>> The 2nd picture looks a little different from the other two's, with
> >>>> respect to the edges of the lamina...
>
> >>>> Regards,
> >>>> Shweta
>
> >>>> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 4:12 PM, Madhuri Raut <itii...@gmail.com>wrote:
>
> >>>>>    Request for identification
>
> >>>>> Date/Time-Sep 2011
>
> >>>>> Location- Place, Altitude, GPS-Pune
>
> >>>>> Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-Garden
>
> >>>>> Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Cactus
>
> >>>>> Height/Length- about 3 ft
>
> >>>>> Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- Green dashed
>
> >>>>> Regards
>
> >>>>> Bhagyashri
>
> >>>> --
> >>>> *Bhatt Shweta*
> >>>> *Doctoral Research Student,*

Madhuri Raut

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28-Sept-2011, 8:54:09 am28/09/11
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Thank you Gurcharanji and Mahadeswaraji
@Gurcharanji Thank you for the link. The plant is sharp but has delicate flowers !!!
Regards
Bhagyashri

Dr Pankaj Kumar

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28-Sept-2011, 9:20:22 am28/09/11
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Sensevieria trifaciata
Also referred to as Bowstring hemp. The fibres in the leaves were used
in making Bow strings.
Pankaj

Madhuri Raut

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28-Sept-2011, 9:29:54 am28/09/11
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Thank you Pankajji. This name sounds good
Regards
Bhagyashri

Madhuri Raut

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28-Sept-2011, 12:37:54 pm28/09/11
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Is the 2nd pic different plant as Swetaji pointed out
Regards
Bhagyashri

Ushadi micromini

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28-Sept-2011, 9:18:07 pm28/09/11
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Bhagyashri...
all sensevarias flowered in calcutta in july...at the height of the
monsoon... esp if they were growing out in the open...
did your plant flower too, ene though it was in a tub?

Mother-in-law's tongue...
because sharp edges and many leaf blades.. just as mother in law has
many opinions...
but let the poor lady enjoy her opinions... she has lost her son to
the daughter in law!!!


and we will stick to science...

this is one of the many plants studied by NASA team to see if indoor
air can be purrified in the space station by plants...
sensevaria came out as an important detoxifier of indoor closed office
space air..
plant a few in your offices... (NOT FERNS THEY GIVE OUT THE SPORES
PERIODICALLY AND YOUR EYE PATIENTS WOULD SUFFER physically from
particles getting in their eyes and perhaps develop allergies to the
protien-carbohydrate/lectin coats on the spore ) ...

enjoy..
Usha di
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On Sep 28, 9:37 pm, Madhuri Raut <itii...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Is the 2nd pic different plant as Swetaji pointed out
> Regards
> Bhagyashri
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 6:59 PM, Madhuri Raut <itii...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Thank you Pankajji. This name sounds good
> > Regards
> > Bhagyashri
>

Ushadi micromini

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28-Sept-2011, 9:37:17 pm28/09/11
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Another thing:
Bhagyashri: this is NOT a cactus... cacti are DICOTS, originating ONLY
in the Americas...

Sensevarias are MONOCOTS, originating in Africa.

Big difference...

NOT all that have thorns or are sharp or are succulent are cacti...

I know confusing if you are just coming back to Botany...
but slowly one begins to remember...
so take heart...
and enjoy the process.


Usha di
=========

On Sep 29, 6:18 am, Ushadi micromini <microminipho...@gmail.com>
wrote:

Madhuri Raut

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28-Sept-2011, 11:38:38 pm28/09/11
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@Ushadi the Plant is in open in a Joggers Park. I do not know if it had flowered . 
Thank you for so much valuable info of the plant
Regards
Bhagyashri

J.M. Garg

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27-Jun-2020, 7:36:43 am27/06/20
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1st and 3rd images should be of Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Futura Robusta’ and 2nd one should be Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Laurentii’ as per Leafyplace.
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