Ranunculaceae Week: Anemone coronaria from Delhi

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Gurcharan Singh

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May 4, 2011, 9:56:57 PM5/4/11
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Anemone coronaria L., Sp. pl. 1:539. 1753, nom. cons.

syn: Anemone nobilis Jord.

Tuberous rooted herb with twice-ternate basal leaves on long petioles; involucre leaves sessile; flowers up to 6 cm across, poppy-like, blue to white with elliptic 6-8 sepals. 
One of the commonest cultivated species, displayed at Delhi University Flower show.

Common name: Poppy anemone 

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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/

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Balkar Arya

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May 4, 2011, 10:45:37 PM5/4/11
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nice catch Gurcharan Ji. A new plant for me Thanks for Sharing
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Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
Haryana-132103
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