From the website cited from you the plant seems to belong to gigantea.
I did not mention earlier, I counted 33 plants in the island, of which
9 were white flowered and the rest violet flowered, giving a simple
Mendelian ratio. the white flower is not common being recessive in
> On 4/4/08, Vasant Barve <vasantba...@gmail.com
> Sibdas Ghosh
> > In Maharashra we have two types of flowers.
> > White flowered doesn't grow very tall. Normaly it doesn't develop stem
> > remain a bunch of shoots coming out of ground. Local Marathi name Rui
> > The variety grows tall may be up to 4 to 5 meters. Local name mandar
> > Leaves are used in worship of Hanuman. & leaves used to be tied on
> > swelling etc for cure
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> "We often ignore the beauty around us"
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