Syringa emodi WALL. EX ROYLE
Syringa persica L.
Species with description
Syringa emodi Wall. ex Royle (Western Himalaya, from Pakistan to Kumaon)
Syringa vulgaris L. (SE. Europe. Cultivated since ancient times, now distributed all over the termperate zones. In Pakistan it is grown in hill-stations)
Syringa x persica Linn. (Cultivated, possibly originated along the Great Silk Route when Syringa laciniata met with endemic Syringa afghanica. Now in gardens all over the world)
Some species found in India with description & keys from Flora of China
other than China]:
Economic Products of India Exhibited in the Economic Court, Calcutta …By Sir George Watt (1885):
The Forest Flora of North-West and Central India: a handbook of …, Volume 1 By John Lindsay Stewart (1874):
Floriculture in India By Gurcharan Singh Randhawa, Amitabha Mukhopadhyay (1986)- Details-
Syringa page (Oleaceae) with images of species in efloraofindia : 3 posts by 2 authors.
Pl. go through Syringa page (Oleaceae) with images of species in efloraofindia (done by me).
If you find any mis-identification, pl. let us know.
If anybody can send images of other species of this genera (for incorporation in the website), it will be really nice. Also, if anybody is interested to take up the activity of inserting images on efloraofindia pages from efloraofindia posts, pl. let us know.
We lack flowering stage of S.emodi so posting flowering stage pics in a separate mail to eFI.