Abelmoschus ficulneus (L.) Wight & Arn., Cat. Ind. Pl. 14 1833. (Syn. Abelmoschus alborubens Benth.; Abelmoschus alboruber F.Muell.; Abelmoschus strictus Voigt; Hibiscus ficulneus L.; Hibiscus ficulneus var. alboruber (F.Muell.) Domin (Unresolved); Hibiscus sinuatus Cav.);
White Wild Musk Mallow, Native rosella • Hindi: Jangli bhindi • Marathi: Ran bhendi • Tamil: Kattu-vendai • Telugu: Nella benda, Parupubenda;
India: In tropical forests between 300 to 1200 m. Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Kerala; Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Africa, Malesia and N. Australia as per BSI Flora of India;
On 8/11/08 in Kawal, AP. I hope the Id is correct.
Links: http://www.malvaceae.info/Genera/Abelmoschus/gallery.html (pictures only), http://www.cottoncrc.org.au/content/Industry/Publications/Weeds/WeedIdentificationTools/Weedsbycommonnames/Nativerosella.aspx (details with pictures),
http://www.uniprot.org/taxonomy/183219 (little details with two pictures).
amit uid 1 12072011: Sending photos of a malvaceae member. The photograph was taken at Pantnagar,
Abelmoschus ficulneus, perhaps.
Dont know the binomial name… but your photos show what is known as ‘Shobuj tok dhedosh’ in bengali…
Thanks … I too think its Abelmoschus ficulneus! and … i have not tasted its fruit but I will than I will tell you.
Thanks …, for the nice pictures.
These images appear close to images at Abelmoschus manihot subsp. tetraphyllus (Roxb. ex Hornem.) Borss.Waalk.
This may be a variant/variety of A. ficulneus.
sending, image of Abelmoschus for identification
Malvaceae Fortnight: Hibiscus ficulneus from Coimbatore BRS JULY 01/02: 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)- 1 Mb each.
Sharing the images of Hibiscus ficulneus from Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Malvaceae Fortnight- Post 16:: Herb for id from Panipat: NS August 01/01 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)
This herb was recorded from near Panipat, wanted to get id..
I hope this is Abelmoschus sp., the size of fruit was much shorter than cultivated Okra, as well as you can notice the differences in flower..
Abelmoschus ficulneus (Linn.) Wight & Arnott ex Wight,
Epicalyx fallen before opening of flowers and red spot in centre are distinctive.
Request for ID : 250310-AK-3 : 6 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (1)
Date/Time : 28th of November, 2009/ 1.56 pm
Location Place : Nasik, Maharashtra… Altitude : … GPS :
Habitat : Wild … Type :
Plant Habit : Herb … Height : 3-4 feet
Found outside our compound at Nasik.
Please post a photo of the leaves if it’s available with you.
Sorry no picture of the leaves was taken by me. Will take one next time I visit.
.. May be Hibiscus solanandra..?
Abelmoschus ficulneus. http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/White%20Wild%20Musk%20Mallow.html
Please help identify this plant, 3-5 ft, branches spreading from base, found in wild at Dhavlas, Maharashtra.
I think more closes to images at Abelmoschus ficulneus (L.) Wight & Arn.
For Id please- SR3 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (3)
Please validate whether Urena sinuata or U lobata
It looks like Abelmoschus ficulneus; fruit is not clear
Need help to identify this plant, Morena, M.P : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)
Need help to identify this plant, Morena, M.P
25 October 19
Re: MS/2/2020/5 – Herb for id : 7 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1)
Please check Malvaceae!
Could this be Abelmoschus ficulneus ?
Abelmoschus ficulneus (L.) Wight & Arn.
yes it is Abelmoschus ficulneus
Need help with wild bhindi id : 5 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (5)- around 700 kb each.
Bhopal; black soil; 20/10/2020
Abelmoschus ficulneus (L.) Wight & Arn. ??
Yes, …, Matches as per images and details at Abelmoschus ficulneus
… is correct