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Muthu Karthick

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Apr 20, 2011, 4:54:58 AM4/20/11
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Dear all, 
Please help to id this Bignoniaceae tree planted in the roads as avenue trees of Coimbatore city, TN.
Sorry for the poor pictures.

Date/Time- 

15-04-2011 / 06:00 AM

Location- Place, Altitude, GP

ca.400asl; Coimbatore, TN

Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- 

urban [avenue tree]

Plant Habit-

tree

Height/Length- 

5-6 m

Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- 

c. 50 cm; odd-pinnate

Inflorescence Type/ Size- 

20 cm longer

Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- 

yellow; 6 x 4 cm

Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- 

flat pods; 40 - 50 cm long; 1-1.5cm wide

Other Information like Fragrance, Pollinator, Uses etc.- 


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Muthu Karthick, N
Care Earth Trust
#15, second main road,
Thillai ganga nagar,
Chennai - 600 061
Mob: 0091 96268 33911
www.careearthtrust.org

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rajdeo singh

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Apr 20, 2011, 7:19:03 AM4/20/11
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Hello,

This is Markhamia lutea (Benth.) K. Schum

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Rajdeo Singh
Project fellow
St. Xavier's College,
Mumbai

Mahadeswara

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Apr 20, 2011, 9:11:32 AM4/20/11
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Markhamia lutea ( common name: Gold Markhamia, Yellow Bell Bean
Tree) . Nativwe to Africa. See the earlier postings from me. This
is a very common (street tree) in Mysore city. In Chennai one can see
this tree near Grand Sweets on Gandhinagar 4th Main Road,

harithasandhya

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Apr 21, 2011, 2:05:46 AM4/21/11
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Dear friends,

Thank you for the pictures and the id. I have been wanting to identify
this tree for some time. I recently noticed this being planted as
avenue trees in some areas of Trivandrum city.

Regards,
Sandhya

On Apr 20, 1:54 pm, Muthu Karthick <nmk....@gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
> Please help to id this Bignoniaceae tree planted in the roads as avenue
> trees of Coimbatore city, TN.
> Sorry for the poor pictures.
>
> *Date/Time-*
>
> 15-04-2011 / 06:00 AM
>
> *Location- Place, Altitude, GP*
>
> ca.400asl; Coimbatore, TN
>
> *Habitat-** Garden**/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-*
>
> urban [avenue tree]
>
> *Plant Habit-*
>
> tree
>
> *Height/Length-*
>
> 5-6 m
>
> *Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size-*
>
> c. 50 cm; odd-pinnate
>
> *Inflorescence Type/ Size-*
>
> 20 cm longer
>
> *Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts-*
>
> yellow; 6 x 4 cm
>
> *Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- *
> flat pods; 40 - 50 cm long; 1-1.5cm wide
>
> *Other Information like Fragrance, Pollinator, Uses etc.- *
>
> --
> Muthu Karthick, N
> Care Earth Trust
> #15, second main road,
> Thillai ganga nagar,
> Chennai - 600 061
> Mob: 0091 96268 33911www.careearthtrust.org
>
>  Bignoniaceae (4).jpg
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