Corchorus depressus (L.) Stocks, Proc. Linn. Soc. London 1: 367 1848. (Syn: Antichorus depressus L.; Corchorus antichorus Raeusch. [Illegitimate]; Corchorus depressus (L.) C. Chr.; Corchorus humilis Munro ex Stocks; Corchorus microphyllus Fresen.; Jussiaea edulis Forssk. (Unresolved));
Vern.: Boh Phali, Bahu Phali, Munderi, Khurand;
India: Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu; W. Asia, Pakistan and Tropical Africa as per BSI flora of India;
ID(ID-DKB150) – indiantreepix | Google Groups : 12 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (1)
it is a Corchorus sps—Tiliaceae
the leaves base is typically with two long appengades.
the fruits in this Genus are very distinguishable.
its is economically important plant as Jute is extracted from it.
please refer for more info.
It is not an annual plant.
Corchorus is an undershrub. the stem and branches are not herbaceous as in other herbs. thiese are commonly found along the margin of lake
It is Corchorus without any doubt, only fruit will help in species identification
It is on small hill in Semi-arid Zone. fruits just start. There is only 6 plants.
Corchorus depressus (L.) Stocks as per images herein.
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Roopangarh, Ajmer, Rajasthan
I think this is Corchorus depressus (L.) Stocks
yes it is
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description of the plant
The Plant List Flora of Pakistan