Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week: Lamiaceae - Vitex negundo

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Dinesh Valke

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Jul 5, 2011, 3:24:39 PM7/5/11
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Vitex negundo L.
  • VY-teks -- Latin name for the Grape genus
  • neg-UN-doh: -- Latinised form of the Sanskrit name for this plant

Vitex negundo 
Apr 7, 2007 near Bhaja Caves, Malavali 


commonly known as: chaste tree, five-leaved chaste tree, Indian privet • Assamese: পচতীয়া pachatia • Bengali: নিসিন্দা nisinda • Gujarati: નગોડ nagod • Hindi: इन्द्राणी indrani, नदीकान्त nadikant, निर्गुण्ठी nirgunthi, निसिन्धु ni-sindhu, सम्भालू sambhalu, सिन्धुवार sindhuvaara • Kannada: ಲಕ್ಕಿ lakki • Konkani: निंगुड nimgud, निर्गुंडी nirgundi • Malayalam: കരുനൊച്ചി karu-neaacci, നൊച്ചി neaacci, വെണ്‍നൊച്ചി venneaacci • Manipuri: urik shibi • Marathi: इंद्राणी indrani, निगूड niguda, निर्गुंडी nirgundi • Mizo: thingkhawilupa •Nepalese: पाँच्-पाते panch-pate • Oriya: niligundi • Pali: निग्गुंडी niggundi, सिंदुवार sinduvara • Punjabi: ਮਰਵਨ marwan, ਮਰਵੰਦੇ marwande, ਨੀਨਦੀ níndí, ਸਮਭਾਲੂ sambhálú • Sanskrit: इन्द्राणी indrani, निर्गुण्टिका nirgunthika, निसिन्धु nisindhu, शेपालम् sepalham, सिन्दुवारः sinduvarh • Tamil: வெண்ணொச்சி vennocci • Telugu: శంబళి sambali, సిందువారము sinduvaramu, వావిలి vavili • Urdu: نرگنٿهي nirgunthi, سمبهالو sambhalu 

Native to: e & s Africa and Asia; widely naturalised and cultivated 


  • Vavili (Telugu: వావిలి) ... Apr 7, 2007 near Bhaja Caves, Malavali
  • Nirgundi (Konkani: निर्गुंडी) ... Jan 13, 2008 in premises of Mahabaleshwar temple
  • Nirgunthika (Sanskrit: निर्गुण्टिका) ... Feb 17, 2008 at Mahabaleshwar
  • Nisinda (Bengali: নিসিন্দা) ... Mar 11, 2009 at Purandar fort


Regards.
Dinesh

H S

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Jul 6, 2011, 2:23:33 AM7/6/11
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leaves with serrated margin is var. incisa

2011/7/6 Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com>



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Dinesh Valke

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Jul 6, 2011, 2:29:06 AM7/6/11
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Many thanks for this ID information, HS.
Regards.
Dinesh

Ushadi micromini

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Jul 6, 2011, 2:39:13 AM7/6/11
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Chaste tree is listed here... I thought Vitex vitex was the chaste
tree ... not Vites negundo...or nishinde pata in Bengali....
Usha di
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On Jul 6, 12:24 am, Dinesh Valke <dinesh.va...@gmail.com> wrote:
> *Vitex negundo *L.
>
>    - *VY-teks* -- Latin name for the Grape genus
>    - *neg-UN-doh*: -- Latinised form of the Sanskrit name for this plant
>
> [image: Vitex negundo]<http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/465849516/>


>
> Apr 7, 2007 near Bhaja Caves, Malavali
>

> *commonly known as*: chaste tree, five-leaved chaste tree, Indian privet • *
> Assamese*: পচতীয়া pachatia • *Bengali*: নিসিন্দা nisinda • *Gujarati*: નગોડ
> nagod • *Hindi*: इन्द्राणी indrani, नदीकान्त nadikant, निर्गुण्ठी nirgunthi,
> निसिन्धु ni-sindhu, सम्भालू sambhalu, सिन्धुवार sindhuvaara • *Kannada*:
> ಲಕ್ಕಿ lakki • *Konkani*: निंगुड nimgud, निर्गुंडी nirgundi • *Malayalam*:
> കരുനൊച്ചി karu-neaacci, നൊച്ചി neaacci, വെണ്‍നൊച്ചി venneaacci • *
> Manipuri*: urik shibi • *Marathi*: इंद्राणी indrani, निगूड niguda, निर्गुंडी
> nirgundi • *Mizo*: thingkhawilupa •*Nepalese*: पाँच्-पाते panch-pate • *
> Oriya*: niligundi • *Pali*: निग्गुंडी niggundi, सिंदुवार sinduvara • *
> Punjabi*: ਮਰਵਨ marwan, ਮਰਵੰਦੇ marwande, ਨੀਨਦੀ níndí, ਸਮਭਾਲੂ sambhálú • *
> Sanskrit*: इन्द्राणी indrani, निर्गुण्टिका nirgunthika, निसिन्धु nisindhu,
> शेपालम् sepalham, सिन्दुवारः sinduvarh • *Tamil*: வெண்ணொச்சி vennocci • *
> Telugu*: శంబళి sambali, సిందువారము sinduvaramu, వావిలి vavili • *Urdu*:
> نرگنٿهي nirgunthi, سمبهالو sambhalu
>
> *Native to*: e & s Africa and Asia; widely naturalised and cultivated
>
>    - [image: Vavili (Telugu:
> వావిలి)]<http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/465848878/>


>     ... Apr 7, 2007 near Bhaja Caves, Malavali

>    - [image: Nirgundi (Konkani:
> निर्गुंडी)]<http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/2195942508/>


>     ... Jan 13, 2008 in premises of Mahabaleshwar temple

>    - [image: Nirgunthika (Sanskrit:
> निर्गुण्टिका)]<http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/2276571510/>


>     ... Feb 17, 2008 at Mahabaleshwar

>    - [image: Nisinda (Bengali:
> নিসিন্দা)]<http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/3351960176/>

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