Dombeya pulchra N.E.Br., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1895: 142 1895. ?;
South Africa (Limpopo, Gauteng, Mpulamanga, KwaZulu-Natal) as per Catalogue of life;
Common name: Silver Dombeya, Silver white pear

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Dombeya sp-2 for ID_DSR : Attachments (5). 4 posts by 2 authors.

This planted Dombeya is a small tree or shrub in gardens of Pantnagar Uttarakhand.
Not able to identify up to species level.
It has a looser cluster of flowers with less flowers but with more fragrance.
Please suggest ID.


Appears like Dombeya pulchra For other species pl. refer to Dombeya  


I go with …: Dombeya pulchra


Yes … it appears like D.pulchra. … in a separate thread have also suggested it as D.pulchra.

I am taking it as D.pulchra.


ID please
A shrub about 6 – 8 ft high, planted for its ornamental flowers. Flower about 3 cm across (not certain).
at a resort in Amba village in Kolhapur on December 20, 2010


Some species of Dombeya (Malvaceae). There are many exotic species. And nice pics as always.


Dombeya species in eFIoraofindia (with details/ keys from published papers/ regional floras/ FRLHT/ FOI/ efloras/ books etc., where ever available)


Please check the link…..
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Silver%20Dombeya.html


Many thanks … for pointing to the most possible ID.


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