Cyanotis villosa

Cyanotis villosa (Spreng.) Schult. & Schult.f., Syst. Veg. 7: 1155 1830. (syn: Cyanotis lanceolata Wight; Tonningia villosa (Spreng.) Kuntze; Tradescantia cyanotidea Hassk.; Tradescantia villosa Spreng.); SW. India, Sri Lanka as per WCSP; . Erect or procumbent herbs; stem terete, villous. Leaves 2-8 x 0.8-2 cm, ovate, sessile, cordate at base, villous above and below; sheath tubular, thickly villous. Cymes terminal and upper axillary, sessile; bracts 1.2 cm long, ovate-lanceolate, villous; bracteoles ovate, […]

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Cyanotis adscendens

Cyanotis adscendens Dalzell, Hooker’s J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 4: 343 1852. (Syn: Cyanotis sarmatica Wight; Cyanotis sarmentosa Wight; Cyanotis tuberosa var. adscendens (Dalzell) C.B.Clarke); Images by (Anurag Sharma – Id by Mayur Nandikar) & (Niyas Palakkal – Id by Mayur Nandikar)    Common name: Ascending Dew-Grass     Fwd: and these three flowers pl (3) : […]

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Cyanotis vaga ?

Cyanotis vaga ?; .. ID Request – North Bengal Wildflower – 2 : Attachments (2). 8 posts by 4 authors. here is a set of photos of another wildflower – this one is very tiny – for which I would appreciate ID these flowers are of Cyanotis family. Someone from that part of country, can […]

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Cyanotis beddomei ?

Cyanotis beddomei (Hook.f.) Govaerts (Syn: Cyanotis kewensis C.B.Clarke [Illegitimate]; Erythrotis beddomei Hook.f.; Tonningia kewensis (C.B.Clarke) Kuntze) ?; Image by Subhajyoti Roy – Id by Mahadeswara Swamy      ID Please 24052013 SR-1 : Attachments (1).  5 posts by 3 authors. Date- 17.08.2012 Place-Rishop, West Bengal Habitat-Wild. Grass like plant, flowers pinkish in colour, have a similarity with Commelina sp. […]

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Cyanotis pilosa

Cyanotis pilosa Schult. & Schult.f., Syst. Veg. 7: 1154 1830. (Syn: Cyanotis longifolia Wight [Illegitimate]; Cyanotis wightii C.B.Clarke; Tonningia pilosa (Schult. & Schult.f.) Kuntze; Tonningia wightii (C.B.Clarke) Kuntze; Tradescantia pilosa Willd. ex Schult. & Schult.f.); Images by Mayur Nandikar & Muthu Karthick, (For more photos & complete details, click on the links)        Flora […]

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Cyanotis arachnoidea

Cyanotis arachnoidea C.B.Clarke, Monogr. Phan. 3: 250 1881. (Syn: Cyanotis bodinieri H.Lév. & Vaniot; Cyanotis labordei H.Lév. & Vaniot; Cyanotis pilosa Wight [Illegitimate]; Tonningia arachnodea (C.B.Clarke) Kuntze; Tradescantia incana B.Heyne ex C.B.Clarke; Tradescantia lanata B.Heyne ex C.B.Clarke); . Images by (Badri Narayanan – validation by Mayur Nandikar)   High Wavies flora 19092012 TBN 1a for id: […]

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Cyanotis vaga

Cyanotis vaga (Lour.) Schult. & Schult.f., Syst. Veg. 7: 1153 1830. (Syn: Commelina hirsuta Hochst. ex A.Rich.; Cyanotis abyssinica Hook.f. [Illegitimate]; Cyanotis abyssinica A.Rich.; Cyanotis barbata D.Don; Cyanotis bulbosa H.Lév.; Cyanotis glaberrima Hassk.; Cyanotis hirsuta (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Fisch., C.A.Mey. & Avé-Lall. ex C.B.Clarke [Illegitimate]; Cyanotis mannii C.B.Clarke; Cyanotis nobilis Hassk.; Cyanotis nodiflora C.B.Clarke [Illegitimate]; […]

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Cyanotis thwaitesii

Cyanotis thwaitesii Hassk., Commelin. Ind. 136 1870. (Syn: Cyanotis arachnoidea var. thwaitesii (Hassk.) R.S.Rao & Kammathy; Cyanotis fasciculata var. thwaitesii (Hassk.) C.B.Clarke); Images by (Balkar Singh – Id by Manudev Mahadevan), (For more photos & complete details, click on the links)      The species is close to Cyanotis fasciculata, C. fasciculata var. rosea and Cyanotis […]

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Cyanotis tuberosa

Cyanotis tuberosa (Roxb.) Schult. & Schult.f., Syst. Veg. 7: 1153 1830. (Syn: Cyanotis concanensis Hassk.; Cyanotis sahyadrica Blatt.; Cyanotis stocksii Hassk.; Cyanotis thomsonii Hassk.; Tonningia tuberosa (Roxb.) Kuntze; Tradescantia tuberosa Roxb.); . sy-an-NOH-tiss — from Greek kyanos (blue) and ous (ear), referring to color and form of petals … Dave’s Botanary too-ber-OH-suh or tew-ber-OH-suh — […]

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Cyanotis fasciculata

Cyanotis fasciculata (B.Heyne ex Roth) Schult. & Schult.f., Syst. Veg. 7: 1152 1830. (Syn: Cyanotis decumbens Wight; Cyanotis dichrotricha Stocks; Cyanotis eriantha Hassk.; Cyanotis fasciculata var. glabrescens C.B.Clarke; Cyanotis lawiana Wight; Cyanotis rosea Wight; Tillandsia decumbens Forssk.; Tonningia fasciculata (B.Heyne ex Roth) Kuntze; Tradescantia fasciculata B.Heyne ex Roth; Tradescantia rupestris Y.W.Law); . sy-an-NOH-tiss — from […]

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Cyanotis cristata

Cyanotis cristata (L.) D.Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 46 1825. (syn. Commelina cristata L.; Cyanotis cavaleriei H.Lév. & Vaniot; Cyanotis huegelii Hassk.; Cyanotis imbricata (Roxb.) Kunth; Cyanotis racemosa C.B.Clarke; Ephemerum cristatum (L.) Moench; Siphostigma cristata (L.) Raf.; Tonningia cristata (L.) Kuntze; Tradescantia cristata (L.) L.; Tradescantia imbricata Roxb.; Zygomenes cristata (L.) W.Wight); . Crested Cat Ears, […]

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Cyanotis burmanniana

Cyanotis burmanniana Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. t. 2089 1853. (Syn: Cyanotis papilionacea var. burmanniana (Wight) C.B.Clarke); Image by Mayur Nandikar    Cyanotis burmanniana Wight:  Herewith attaching Cyanotis burmanniana Wt. Collected from Wynad Capture date: 18/08/2011 Flowering Sept to December The species is found in India and Sri Lanka. It is found growing exposed or partially […]

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Cyanotis axillaris

Cyanotis axillaris (L.) D.Don ex Sweet, Hort. Brit. 430 1826. (syn. Amischophacelus axillaris (L.) R.S.Rao & Kammathy; Commelina axillaris L.; Cyanotis axillaris (L.) Schult. f.; Cyanotis disrumpens Hassk.; Tonningia axillaris (L.) Raf.; Tonningia axillaris (L.) Kuntze; Tradescantia axillaris (L.) L.; Zygomenes axillaris (L.) Salisb.); . SABILAU, Creeping Cradle Plant • Hindi: काना Kana • Marathi: […]

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