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Padmanabhan Geetha

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Oct 14, 2009, 3:07:40 PM10/14/09
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Hello everyone

I Wish all of you a Happy and Safe Dwali.
Invite you to join my excitement and joy of having seen these lovely flowers. These photos were taken during my recent visit to Tawang. i have  put in the ids of flowers i recognise/or were suggested . Some i do not know and if you do, would be grateful for your input. As also please feel free to correct if bychance something has been wrongly identified..

Best wishes
Geetha Iyer

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Dr. Pankaj Kumar

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Oct 14, 2009, 3:25:08 PM10/14/09
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There are two orchids in ur link among others.

One which is labelled as Bistorta sp is Satyrium nepalense
Second labelled as Enroute Bhalukpong (pink flowers) is Anthogonium
gracile.

Tabish

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Oct 14, 2009, 5:10:30 PM10/14/09
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Wow Geetha, what a treat! You got a rich harvest of Himalayan
flowers.
The Aconitum is Aconitum hookerii
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Hooker%27s%20Monkshood.html
The spike of light blue flowers, Enroute Bhalukpong, should be
Rhynchoglossum obliquum
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Small%20Flowered%20Rhynchoglossum.html
The Geranium looks like Geranium procurrens
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Trailing%20Geranium.html
Flower labelled Melastoma sp. should be Bristletips (Oxyspora
paniculata)
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Bristletips.html
The bigger flower "Melastoma sp." should be Osbeckia stellata
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Starry%20Osbeckia.html
The white flower with beautiful blue anthers, in the second row,
should be Nepal Geranium (Geranium nepalense)
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Nepal%20Geranium.html
The first flowers marked "Near Zhemithang" looks like Seguin's Lobelia
(Lobelia seguinii)
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Seguin%27s%20Lobelia.html
The flower marked "Near Zhemithang", just before the pic of the
rosette of leaves, is Halenia elliptica
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Spurred%20Gentian.html
Cheers!
- Tabish

On Oct 15, 12:07 am, Padmanabhan Geetha <iye...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello everyone
>
> I Wish all of you a Happy and Safe Dwali.
> Invite you to join my excitement and joy of having seen these lovely
> flowers. These photos were taken during my recent visit to Tawang. i have
> put in the ids of flowers i recognise/or were suggested . Some i do not know
> and if you do, would be grateful for your input. As also please feel free to
> correct if bychance something has been wrongly identified..
>
> Best wishes
> Geetha Iyer
> Subject: Invitation to view gi's Picasa Web Album - Wild flowers of Tawang
>   You are invited to view gi's photo album: Wild flowers of
> Tawang<http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/sredir?uname=scopsowl&target=ALBUM&id=...>
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Tabish

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Oct 14, 2009, 6:02:14 PM10/14/09
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Flower labelled "OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA" looks like Nepal Dock (Rumex
nepalensis)
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Nepal%20Dock.html
The violet flower, "At Bhalukpong", should be Barleria cristata
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Philippine%20Violet.html
The flower labelled "Hedychium sp - Zingiberaceae family" should be
Spiked Ginger Lily (Hedychium spicatum)
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Spiked%20Ginger%20Lily.html
The flower labelled "Near Tezpur" should be Crepe Ginger (Costus
speciosus)
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Crepe%20Ginger.html
The flower labelled "Enroute Lumla" looks like a Sedum species
Cheers!
- Tabish

On Oct 15, 12:07 am, Padmanabhan Geetha <iye...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello everyone
>
> I Wish all of you a Happy and Safe Dwali.
> Invite you to join my excitement and joy of having seen these lovely
> flowers. These photos were taken during my recent visit to Tawang. i have
> put in the ids of flowers i recognise/or were suggested . Some i do not know
> and if you do, would be grateful for your input. As also please feel free to
> correct if bychance something has been wrongly identified..
>
> Best wishes
> Geetha Iyer
> Subject: Invitation to view gi's Picasa Web Album - Wild flowers of Tawang
>   You are invited to view gi's photo album: Wild flowers of
> Tawang<http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/sredir?uname=scopsowl&target=ALBUM&id=...>
>
> <http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/sredir?uname=scopsowl&target=ALBUM&id=...>
>  Wild flowers of Tawang
> Sep 28, 2009
>  If you are having problems viewing this email, copy and paste the following
> into your browser:http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/sredir?uname=scopsowl&target=ALBUM&id=...
> To share your photos or receive notification when your friends share photos,
> get your own free Picasa Web Albums account <http://picasaweb.google.com>.
>   <http://picasaweb.google.com>
>
> --
> Geetha Iyer
> Suchindrum -629704
> Kanyakumari dist., Tamil Nadu.
> India.
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