Celosia argentea var. cristata

Celosia argentea L. var. cristata (L.) Kuntze, Revis. gen. pl. 2:541. 1891 (Syn: (≡) Celosia cristata L. (basionym));   Images by Gurcharan Singh, (Bhagyashri Ranade – Identified by Vijayasankar Raman), Surajit Koley & Aarti Khale, (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)     se-LO-see-uh or kay-LO-see-uh — from the Greek kelos (dry, burnt) – referring to its […]

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Celosia polygonoides

Celosia polygonoides Retz., Observ. Bot. 2: 12 1781. (Syn: Achyranthes decumbens Forssk.; Lophoxera polygonoides Raf. (Unresolved));        Chenopodiaceae and Amaranthaceae Week: RVS-6: Celosia polygonoides: 2 images. Celosia polygonoides from Sirumalai Hills, TN.   Celosia polygonoides Retz. 15Feb SN 04 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (3) Celosia polygonoides Retz., small erect herb from the […]

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Celosia argentea var. plumosa

Celosia argentea L. var. plumosa Voss, Vilm. Blumengärtn. ed. 3, 1:864. 1895 (syn. (≡) Celosia plumosa (Voss) Burv.);   Images by Surajit Koley, Balkar Singh & (Usha Desai – identified by Gurcharan Singh), (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)  se-LO-see-uh or kay-LO-see-uh — from the Greek kelos (dry, burnt) – referring to its color … Dave’s Botanaryar-JEN-tee-uh — […]

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Celosia argentea var. argentea

Celosia argentea L. var. argentea (Comment from GRIN: cultivated forms include C. argentea Spicata Group) ;   Images by Aarti Khale & (Karuna Kanta Das – validation by Gurcharan Singh), (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade) silver-spiked cockscomb, plumed cockscomb, kombada, Silver Cockscomb, Flamingo Feathers, Wheat Celosia • Marathi: कुरडू Kurdu;   se-LO-see-uh or kay-LO-see-uh — from […]

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