Eriocaulon sedgwickii Fyson, J. Indian Bot. 2: 260 1921. ;
commonly known as: spherical pipewort • Marathi: गेंद gend; 


Kas near Satara– Sept’08; 15 Aug 2006 1:29PM- Bannerghatta Forest, Bangalore; Eriocaulon sedgwickii – indiantreepix | Google Groups Flowering plants for Id request | 17Jun10AR01 – efloraofindia | Google Groups



Eriocaulon sedgwickii : Matheran: Species Name : Eriocaulon sedgwickii
Family : Eriocaulaceae
Habit : Small herb
Habitat : Near (in) aquatic grassland
Location : Jummapatti, Matheran, Maharashtra
Date : September, 2012
Note : Known to be Western Ghats endemic



Kas Week :: DV :: 28 SEP 08 – 1142 :: Eriocaulon sedgwickii: Kas plateauabout 4000 ft asl
… one of the 39 World Heritage sites in the Western Ghats of India28 SEP 08
Eriocaulon sedgwickii Fyson … (family: Eriocaulaceae)
er-ee-oh-KAW-lon — from the Greek erion (wool) and kaulos (plant stem) Dave’s Botanary
sedgwickii — named for Leonard John Sedgwick, British botanist, studied flora of western India
commonly known as: spherical pipewort • Marathi: गेंद gend
Endemic to: rocky plateaus of the Western Ghats (of India)
References: Flowers of IndiaFlowers of Sahyadri by Shrikant Ingalhalikar  


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