Plant For ID : VJTI,Mumbai : 280214 : AK-28 : Attachments (2). 6 posts by 3 authors.
Small, cultivated plant seen at the exhibition.
Not very sure, but it was in the medicinal plants section.
Looks like Geranium
I thought of Geranium too.
Seems to be Scented Geranium on searching.
This plant can also be Pelargonium graveolens.
Or can it be Pelargonium citronellum as per another thread ?
Looks different from images of Pelargonium citronellum at
Most common species in trade are:
This id seems to be wrong.
It looks like Geranium Species to me.
Experts, kindly give your opinion.
A similar plant was posted by me from ‘Friends of Trees’ Exhibition earlier.
It seems Geranium graveolens (Lemon scented Geranium), a source of an essential oil used in perfumery.
Yes, … Pelargonium graveolens
… is right, this is not Citronella should be Pelargonium citronellum J.J.A. Van der Walt due to its lemon like fragrances.
Thanks for going thro’ this post and providing the correct id.
I believe the one seen at ‘Friends of Trees’ Exhibition in Mumbai could also be the same.
I am posting my plant of Pelargonium graveolens separately, which I had procured a few years back from Dr. Y.S. Parmar University of Horticulture and was growing at my home.