IUCN Red List Status: Endangered (EN)
Iphigenia stellata Blatt., J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 32: 734 1928.;
At kas Plateau, Satara
Names of Plants in India :: Iphigenia stellata:
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commonly known as: star grass lily • Marathi: गुलाबी भुईचक्र gulabi bhuichakra botanical names: Iphigenia stellata Blatt. … synonyms: no synonym recorded
if-uh-juh-NY-uh — Iphigenia, daughter of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon … Wiktionary
commonly known as: star grass lily • Gujarati: ગુલાબી ભોંયચક્ર gulabi bhonyachakra • Marathi: गुलाबी भुईचक्र gulabi bhuichakra
botanical names: Iphigenia stellata Blatt. … synonyms: none … POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
star grass lily
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
ગુલાબી ભોંયચક્ર gulabi bhonyachakra
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
गुलाबी भुईचक्र gulabi bhuichakra
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in states of India ~~~~~
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Kas Week :: DV :: 25 AUG 10 -1213 :: Iphigenia stellata:
Kas plateau … about 4000 ft asl
… one of the 39 World Heritage sites in the Western Ghats of India
25 AUG 10
Iphigenia stellata Blatt. … (family: Colchicaceae)
¿ if-uh-juh-NY-uh ? — ¿ the genus named for ? daughter of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon … Wiktionary … derivation not clear
stell-AY-tuh — with spreading, star-like rays … Dave’s Botanary
commonly known as: star grass lily • Marathi: गुलाबी भुईचक्र gulabi bhuichakra
Endemic to: Western Ghats (of India)
References: Flowers of India • Further Flowers of Sahyadri by Shrikant Ingalhalikar
GLASS Lily pictures made me go down the memory lane and this is what came up…
Agreed …, superb is very small and Simply superb is even smaller…… its Jabra—- fantabulous..
Kas Week::PKA23: — Iphigenia stellata:
Seen this small herb at Kas, Satara.
Bot. name: Iphigenia stellata
Kaas is Beautiful – 4 : 6 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (2)
Date/Time- 30th Jully 2010, 08.35 a.m.
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Kaas Pathar, Dist. Satara, Maharashtra कास पठार, जि.- सातारा, महाराष्ट्र
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Wild
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Herb
member of Liliaceae family ???????/
… Iphigenia stellata … guessing by referring Shrikant ji’s Futher Flowers of Sahyadri.
Iphigenia stellata is nice choice looks quite close.
Iphigenea indica 22 Jun Panchgani : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)
Iphigenea indica 22 Jun Panchgani
Here is a link for little details: http://rareplants.co.uk/product.asp?P_ID=2198&strPageHistory=related
Iphigenia stellata as per images herein.
Iphigenia stellata, Mahabeleshwar : 12 posts by 7 authors. Attachments (5)
third week of June, 2018, Mahabeleshwar
was blooming in most open areas along with Habenaria grandifloriformis
saw many plants
did you by any chance show us your pictures of the Habenaria from this field already? if not, do you have some?
I have posted the habenaria being seen in the background they were growing everywhere, such a feast for the eyes