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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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Help to remove Exotic species of Vandalur RF

Help to remove Exotic species of Vandalur RF : 4 posts by 2 authors. The below plants are planted along pedestrian path and along roadside, inside the Zoo(RF is taken to provide an environment for fauna):  Exotic Invasive plants: 1. Spathodea campunlata (My comments:will easily enter the forest. It is already naturalized and entered even […]

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Looking for hi quality images

Looking for hi quality images of Tetrameles nudiflora, Aesculus indica and Dendroculmus strictus : 6 posts by 3 authors. Looking for hi quality images of Tetrameles nudiflora, Aesculus indica and Dendroculmus strictus  I am doing a small book for children called ‘100 Common trees of India’. I will be delighted if anyone can share the images for […]

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Medicinal plants book

Indian Medicinal plants book : 4 posts by 2 authors. Please inform about good book on Indian Medicinal plants and how to use those plants. Searching traditional ways to use Indian plants like Crateva sp, Ixora sp, Terminalia b, Terminalia c, Ambada, Hiptage b, Justica a, Tinospora sp, Barleria sp… and many more. Please apologize […]

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Fast growing trees in Punjab with good timber value

Tree : 5 posts by 3 authors. Can you advise fast growing trees in Punjab with good timber value like mohagny, toona.  Other recipients: It is better to contact the Forest Department of Punjab. It is better to contact the Forest Department of Punjab. yes, … is correct. forest dept is best place to get […]

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Looking for Indigenous tree saplings…

Looking for Indigenous tree saplings… : 1 post by 1 author. I am looking for indigenous trees samplings. Please let me know if anybody have contact of Nurseryman or any institute who propagate Indigenous tree saplings. 

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