Sep 26, 2011, 1:06:19 PM9/26/11
to efloraofindia, Gurcharan Singh, Smilax004, Dinesh Valke
Thank you... a new plant for me...
Please take a look at this portal.. http://thewesternghats.in/speciespage/species/show/27821
(most of you perhaps know it already) ...they have a nice set of
I have two questions:
FIRST THE BARK CUT.. i see this often... what is it and why do it?
does it harm the tree. do the botanists get prior permission to do
SECOND question... what is the brown round stufff on the surface of
the leaves that the site calls tomentose... ????
On Sep 26, 9:42 pm, Giby Kuriakose <giby.kuriak...@gmail.com
> This is *Mallotus* *tetracoccus* (Roxb.) Kurz of Euphorbiaceae family.
> In *M.* *tetracoccus* the leaves are broadly ovate accuminate, peltate brown
> fulvous stellate-tomentose beneath.
> On 26 September 2011 21:14, Dinesh Valke <dinesh.va...@gmail.com
> > ... looks like *Mallotus philippensis* ... the inflorescence seems
> > extraordinarily long ... my guess may be wrong.
> > Regards.
> > Dinesh
> > On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 8:43 PM, shivaprakash adavanne <adava...@gmail.com