Regarding Sundar Nursery

Regarding a query: I have a question regarding Sundar Nursery , New Delhi If anyone knows where is timber section located inside the nursery. i have visited there but unable to find it as in FOI website and other books like Trees of Delhi they have mentioned many trees name in that particular area. so if […]

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Bentham and Hooker system of Classification

To identify the family name according to Bentham and Hooker system of Classification: What were the formal name of ‘Sapindaceae’ and ‘Molluginaceae’ family according to Bentham and Hooker System of Classification. Kindly tell me. Botanist from worldwide came together under the title of Angiosperm Phlogeny or APG and provided widely accepted system for angiosperm classification […]

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how can i report new plant which is not reported

how can i report new plant which is not reported from Andhra Pradesh: Respected Sir how can i report new plant which is not reported from Andhra Pradesh…. please kindly tell me the process… For just reporting, you can post it here in eFloraofIndia. But the proper way is to make a publication. Get in touch […]

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Where to go for ferns in Himalayas ?

Ferns in himalayas: I am planning a family trip to the himalayas (for 5-6 days in 2nd half of March). Please suggest a region where I may find a significant variety of ferns different from those found in the plains (in this season). there, which part of the Himalaya do you want to visit and in […]

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Bot. name of wood ‘Panchras’

Species Identity: I have No pictures, There is a Species at the Local Timber Depot Called Panchras (Marathi) Couldn’t Find it’s Botanical name after much digging around, Location Would be Palghar District and Around Mumbai. Please Help Identify. I think the local timber depot has named some “wood” as panchras. I am not aware of it. […]

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Looking for plants/ seeds

HELP___Looking for plants/seeds: I hope my email finds you well. My name is … I recently joined the Plant Biotechnology Dept., CSIR-IIIM as DBT Ramalingaswami Fellow. My proposed work is focused on understanding the biosynthesis and evolution of terpenoid (diterpenoid) pathways in members of Gentianaceae/ Lauraceae and related families that are found in India. I […]

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OSI

Orchid Society of India: I need a small help if any of our members are member of Orchid Society of India.

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Need Assistance: Homeopathic Herbs and African Blackwood Planting Material

Need Assistance: Homeopathic Herbs and African Blackwood Planting Material: I am interested to cultivate some Homeopathic herbs (mentioned below) in Madhya Pradesh. Your valuable support expected to identify and procure planting material source. Artemisia abrotanum Linn. Ammi visnaga Lam Grindelia Camporum Green Arctium lappa L. Physostigma venenosum Rhododendron Chrysanthium Pall. Robinia Pseudocacia Linn. Senecio Aureus […]

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Good book on Cactii ?

Request for Suggestion: Good book on Cactii Please suggest me a good comprehensive book on Cactus. This is for school library. Also, contact any expert on the subject would be highly appreciated.  

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plants/ grasses- cleaning nitrates and phosphates from waste water

plants/ grasses that help in cleaning nitrates and phosphates from waste water I wanted to ask you or the group if you know the plants/grasses that help in cleaning nitrates and phosphates from waste water. Different aquatic plant species, such as water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes), duck weed (Lemna spp.), water lettuce (Pistia stratiotes), vetiver grass […]

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List of species belonging to following families

List of species belonging to following families: 2 posts by 1 author. Can you do me a favor?  Where can I get a list of species belonging to following families that are found in India:  1. Lauraceae 2. Salicaceae 3. Euphorbiaceae 4. Thymelaeaeae Also, I am looking for these plants but I can’t find a […]

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Saplings of large trees- endemic to western Ghats

Saplings of large trees- endemic to western Ghats : 3 posts by 2 authors. Are saplings of large trees that are endemic to the southern Western Ghats available anywhere? Trees like the large Dipterocarpus, Antiaris, Syzygium, Lagerstoemia, Persea, Prunus, Michelia, Ilex, etc? Try with Kerala Forest Department nurseries. Thank you for your response.  Unfortunately, the […]

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Trees suitable for lining Society walls in Delhi

What Trees would be best for lining Society walls in Delhi ? : 6 posts by 5 authors. I am new here, but have been following the group for a very long time. Recently we decided to plan new trees at the edges of our society walls. I did shortlist some trees like Amaltas, Gulmohar, Neem & […]

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Flower images on eflora website

Flower images on eflora website : 1 post by 1 author. How are you? Have not been in touch for a while! I needed your help. Titli Trust and CEDAR running a two year program for training rural youth as nature guides in multiple locations in Uttarakhand. We have produced lots of material for the nature guides […]

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Perennials that like wet soil

Perennials that like wet soil : 3 posts by 2 authors. I have an area of my terrace garden which has a drainage issue and the soil is wet, specially during the monsoons, and near moist for thr rest of the year. Fixing this problem is going to be difficult as it would mean structural […]

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Environmental Impact Assessment petition

Urgent Action Needed – one click : 2 posts by 2 authors. Hello. Our government is trying to remove India’s Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). This will be made a law on June 30th. This means, industry can take up any land, pull down any forest, dam any river, start any project, dump anything, anywhere, anytime, […]

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Save Saleki and Dehing Paktai Elephant Reserve

National Board for Wildlife : Save Saleki and Dehing Paktai Elephant Reserve from Logan and illegal coal mining : 1 post by 1 author. I just signed the petition “National Board for Wildlife : Save Saleki and Dehing Paktai Elephant Reserve from Logan and illegal coal mining” and wanted to see if you could help […]

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Research query related to the plant “shanghupushpi”

Research query related to the plant “shanghupushpi” : 9 posts by 2 authors. My self is …, a Research Scholar from Kerala University doing PhD in Department of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. My topic is to analyse ayurvedic formulations to find out a better solution for Alzheimer’s disease.But one of the plant which i selected  […]

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