Dombeya wallichii (Lindl.) K.Schum., Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(6): 78 1890. (Syn: Assonia wallichii Kuntze; Astrapaea penduliflora DC.; Astrapaea wallichii Lindl.; Dombeya wallichii (Lindl.) Benth. & Hook. f.);
Common name: Pink Ball, Dombeya, Tropical Hydrangea • Bengali: Domrupani ডম্রুপানী
Genus: Dombeya Cav.
Species: Dombeya wallichii
Dombeya wallichii Benth. et Hook.f.
Synonym: (= Astrapaea wallichii Lindl.)
A native of Madagascar, this is popular in India, we have two very closely places plants in the hort..
I see these starting to bloom in January.. flowers of India site says march thru may… may be regional difference, by that time our Kolkata flowers are at their tail end..
Colloquial names: Pink-ball, “Tropical Hydrangea”
Malvaceae Fortnight :: Dombeya wallichii:: Panshet :: PKAJUL33 : : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)
Dombeya wallichii from Panshet (Pune region).
yes and nice pics
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Location: Soureni, Mirik, India
Date: 21 April 2017
Altitude: 4200 ft.
Looks like some Dombeya sp. (Malvaceae).
Dombeya wallichii (Lindl.) Benth. & Hook.fil. (accepted name) ???
To me also appear close to images at Dombeya wallichii
Thank you. Not listed in Nepal
Ornamental tree for ID 290411MK1: Please help to ID this tree. Planted in Bryant’s park Botanical garden, Kodaikanal, TN.
Date/Time- 06-11-2010 / 11:30 AM
Location- Place, Altitude, GPca.2200asl; Kodaikanal, TN
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Botanical garden
Height/Length- 4 m
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- c. 20 cm across; peltate
Inflorescence Type/ Size- c 15 cm across; umbel
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- 1-2cm across; red tubes
Yes, tropical hydrangea…. there are two specimen in the Horticultural garden in Kolkata…
we discovered the flowers one summer IDed it as Dombeya wallichi…
This ornamental, cultivated bush was seen at Garden of Five Senses in Delhi.
No flowers when the picture was taken.
Dombeya wallichii I hope
Many thanks for the id.
The leaves looked familiar, but I could not place it.
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Flower for id pl.
Location – Latpanchar (Near Darjeeling), West Bengal
Date – March 2019
Thanks … I will check the link
Dombeya wallichii (Lindl.) Benth. & Hook.fil.