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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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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