Images by (Badri Narayanan – validation by Mayur Nandikar)

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High Wavies flora 19092012 TBN 1a for id: Please id the following, details of which are as follows:
Date :19/08/2012
Location :High Wavies hill ranges, Theni Dt, Tamil Nadu
Habitat :waste land adjoining evergreen forest
Habit :herb
Coordinates :do not know
Altitude :4750 ft
Leaves 😕 sessile opposite leaves
Flowers :as seen
Fruits :not seen


Cyanotis sp. of Commelinaceae?


googling took a while
no such thing as HIgh WAVIES
was confused but since I dont give up easily … found that its High WAVY…
a beautiful area to visit
look at this : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meghamalai


Checked flowers of india website. Could it be Cyanotis arachnoidea.


Yes this is Cyanotis arachnoidea


High Wavies flora 19092012 TBN 1a.JPG this one is Cyanotis arachnoidea

while High Wavies flora 19092012 TBN 1b for id.JPG is more look likes Cyanotis villosa


I am sorry if I have posted two different plants in the same mail.
Is it possible that the flower parts- stamens, had got detached from the flower body, in fact some are lying loose. Please elucidate.


 

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Wildflower for ID (01) (mixed thread): 10 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)

For ID. 
Date: 06/09/18
Location : Jawalagiri (near Hosur)
Altitude   : 997 ASL
Habitat.   : wild


Pl. check comparative images at 


To me appears close to images at Cyanotis arachnoidea C.B.Clarke as per comparative images at Cyanotis.


 
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