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Ceropegia juncea Roxb., Pl. Coromandel 1: 12 1795. ;
Leafless Goglet Flower • Marathi: वेल खंटुडी Wel Khantudi • Telugu: బెల్లగడ్డ Bellagadda; 





ID No. MS 250912-103 – Ceropegia sps – ID requested:  Attaching herewith a photograph of a Ceropegia sps. Photos taken at a small hill near Chamarajanagara, Karnataka on 10.9.12. Growing in rocky hills. It was overhanging from a thorny bush. No leaves were found. ID confirmation requested. Background thorny shrub may also be identified.

It should be Ceropegia juncea, a leafless (small leaves seen on young branches) twiner with tuberous roots.


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Ceropegia juncea Roxb., pretty flowers of Ceropegia juncea from Hosur out skirts, Tamilnadu

Beautiful close up …




TSPOCT2015-3: Images of Ceropegia juncea shared 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (8)
It is my pleasure to share a few images of Ceropegia juncea (Apocynaceae)
Habit: A twiner 
Habitat: Scrub forest 
Sighting: Chakanakatte Forest Block, Arasikere, Hassan, Karnataka about 800 msl 
Date: 1-10-2015


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