Please help to identify this shrub
Date/Time-09/04/2011– 09 AM
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Assam,
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Wild Type
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- shrubs
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- Leaf 6-8X3-5cm, serrated
Inflorescence Type/ Size- as seen in the photos
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- Yellowish,
Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- Not seen
This can be a Barleria sp.
What about Barleria prionitis
Barleria cristata may also be considered
This may not be Barleria at all. Certainly not B. prionitis, nor B. cristata, at least.
… flower shape and texture reminds of Strobilanthes.
The search is on
…i think this is Barleria prionitis
…, please have a look at this link for B. prionitis flowers. They are completely different from the posted ones. And the plant is spiny in B. prionitis, with prominent, white spines.
DV :: 22APR11 – 0211 :: white acanthaceae: Had mistaken for Rhinacanthus nasutus until … pointed it not to be.
it looks like
Many thanks … But it is not Anisomeles heyneana, very well aware of it.
04102011 Acanthaceae Herb from Pune for ID: Herb 30-50 cm tall; stem slender, quandrangular. Leaves opposite, 5-12 cm, membranous, dark green, glabrous, elliptic, acuminate, tapering at base, nerves 5-8 pairs. Flowers sessile in axillary (2-5 cm) and terminal (10-15 cm) fascicled cymes; corolla 2 lipped, 5-8 mm, white with violet spots on three lobed lower lip. Capsules not seen.
nothing great in this ‘find’ because this is a surprise in my home garden. Sorry, hence no information about natural habitat and distribution.
Images 02062015 -1and 2 of Acanthacea member for identification : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
please identify the images of Acanthaceae member