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.
Naturally occuring salt tolerant species of trees for Maldives I wanted your help if you can share a link/pdf/resource that gives me the common names, botanical names of the most salt tolerant naturally occuring trees on Maldives islands and their uses.
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 […]
Help on Exotic invasive plants : 4 posts by 2 authors. I am interested to know about books and scientific articles published scientific evidences on I’ll effects on Exotic Invasive plants.
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 […]
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 […]
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 & […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Biodiversity/ floral diversity especially focussed on Sirsa, Hisar and Fatehabad districts of Haryana
Information requested : 2 posts by 2 authors. On behalf of our organization (Rajputana Society of Natural History), I, Dr. Satya Prakash Mehra would like to request you all to please share your valuable contributions in the field of biodiversity/ floral diversity especially focussed on Sirsa, Hisar and Fatehabad districts of Haryana. Do use my […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
Fwd: For Botanical name : 2 posts by 2 authors. A book publishing in Marathi was written by Shankardaji Padde, I wanted the Botanical name of the flora given to him. Book name is vanosadhi gunadarsh …, I do not have this book with me.
Basics of taxonomy : 3 posts by 3 authors. Other recipients: What are the steps to be followed to identify a plants family by seeing a plant in the field? What are the steps to be followed to identify a plants family by seeing a plant in the field? I think a very difficult question. […]