Lepidagathis species;
 
 
 
 


 

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Plant for Id: can anyone help me id of this plant plz
Some Acanthaceae plant??
it is herb found on hill at Sawantwadi Sindhudurg Maharashtra 


Please check for species of Lepidagathis of the family Acanthaceae.


It has opposite leaves..attaching another picture… sorry pic is blurred


Yes, …, you are right


 

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Lepidagathis for ID SMP 25/1/2011: This Lepidagathis species was spotted on a plateau near Ambolgad. Konkan Dec 2010
This looks different from L.cristata. I am not aware of other Lepidagathis species.
would like to know about this.


Please check it for Lepidagathis hamiltoniana. I am not sure but.


 

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Acanthaceae for ID: Photographed last month in Kerala.

Fingernail sized flower white flower with pink spots on lower petal(s). Pls help with ID


may be Pseuderanthemum variabile from the flower apperance but I do not know about the flower size.
Please wait for expert comments


… any chances of Phaulopsis OR Lepidagathis ?


Some more details:

Date/Time- 24-Nov-2011 10:35 AM
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Karimba, Palakkad district, Kerala (close to Western Ghats)
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Wild
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Herb
Height/Length- Less than 30 cms
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- Dark green, ovate, oppositely arranged, about the size of curry leaves
Inflorescence Type/ Size- Single flower emerging from hairy bracts
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- Fingernail sized flower, white with pink spots on lower petal(s)

Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- Not known

Nearest match I could find on FOI website was Dyschoriste vagans
(http://www.flowersofindia.in/catalog/slides/Wandering
%20Snakeherb.html
)

Also found some similar photos by … on Flickr with the label “Phaulopsis OR Lepidagathis ?”

I too found similar photos by you on Flickr with the label Phaulopsis OR Lepidagathis ?” and they match I think


… post at https://groups.google.com/d/topic/indiantreepix/c9eZA-aXi78/discussion has similar looking plant (could be different species).


look like Lepidagathis sp. to me..


L.incurva to me


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