Rubiaceae week: Argostemma courtallense_ Neryamangalam Kerala:
Pictures of Argostemma courtallense a small ground dwelling Rubiaceae herb. Available only during monsoon in the floor of evergreen forests.
Picture taken during July 2011 from Neryamangalam reserve forests in Kerala
This is really very interesting and new one for me… thanks a lot for sharing.
Thank you very much … for the appreciating words. Further, thanks to … for reminding me about the genus.
… was correct in his observation that this plant, at first sight, would looks like a solanaceae member, especially the anthers.
But a close look on the floral characters will give you hints of Rubiaceae.
A very tricky tiny beauty.
Thanks … for posting a rare plant. One has to bear with many leeches to see this plant. I would be priviledged to receive image GIB 6973 in original resolution. How about Benkara and Discospermum?
ANSEPT01/01 Argostemma courtallense Arn. : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (4)
Date: 30th August 2015
Place: Agumbe, Karnataka
Nice to see another Argostemma! Grow in the similar habitat as seen in Himalayan species.
Yes sir. This is one of two species in Karnataka. The other, A. verticillatum is pentamerous.
Thanks, … for exploring the flora of Karnataka on efi
Help to identify : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1)
could be Argostemma courtallense Arn.
Thanks, … I think matches with images at Argostemma courtallense
Small Herb for ID- Munnar- PKA9 : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)
This small herb was seen on a wet rock wall en-route Munnar.
Photograph was taken using max. zoom available as the site was inaccessible..
Could this be Argostemma courtallense (?) of Rubiaceae Family..
To me also appear close to images at Argostemma courtallense
Camera: CANON EOS1500D +FL10x
Argostemma courtallense Arn. ??
Yes, it is Argostemma courtallense, thank you very much for ID my plant,