Jatropha cathartica (Cultivated)

Jatropha cathartica Terán & Berland. (syn: Adenoropium berlandieri (Torr.) Small; Jatropha berlandieri Torr.); Mexico Northeast; New Mexico; Texas as per Catalogue of Life; Jatropha berlandieri for validation and addition to eFI:: NS March 2020-09 : 8 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (6) Had seen this Jatropha sp. in Delhi, few years back.. I hope it is Jatropha […]

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Jatropha maheshwarii

Jatropha maheshwarii Subram. & Nayar, Bull. Bot. Surv. India 6: 331 1965. ; Image by Padmanabha Iyer & S.Kasim (Both identified by Dr. N. P. Balkrishnan), (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade & J.M.Garg) Identification of Plant specimen- Euphorbiaceae : 12 posts by 6 authors. Attachments (2) Pl help me to identify the attached specimen. The leaf stalk […]

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Jatropha heynei

Jatropha heynei N.P.Balakr., Bull. Bot. Surv. India 3: 40 1962. (Syn: Jatropha heterophylla B.Heyne ex Hook.f. [Illegitimate]; Jatropha tuberosa Elliot); Subshrubs. Leaves alternate, deeply 3-fid, 3-nerved; lobes oblanceolate, 10-16 x 3-4 cm, base cuneate, shortly decurrent, apex acute; petiole ca. 8 cm. Flowers unisexual, 6 mm across. Outer tepals ovate, 2.5 mm, obtuse; inner ones […]

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Jatropha species

Jatropha species;    Images by Anand Kumar Bhatt (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)     Biofuels: a public health hazard?: Please go through this article where poisonous nature of Jatropha is discussed. Biofuels: a public health hazard? http://cabiblog.typepad.com/hand_picked/2011/02/biofuels-a-public-hea…   ID request 121110PC3 : Attachments (1). 6 posts by 4 authors. Please identify the small spiny structures on […]

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Jatropha podagrica

Jatropha podagrica Hook., Bot. Mag. 74: t. 4376 1848.;  Buddha Belly Plant, Gout Plant, Tartogo, Australian bottle plant, Physic nut;    Euphorbiaceae Juss.: Jatropha podagrica Hook.: Jatropha podagrica Hook. Bot. Mag. 74: t. 4376. 1848. Location: Garden plant from TBGRI, Thiruvananthapuram.       Euphorbiaceae week- Jatropha podagrica- PKA4: Fruits and Flowers of Jatropha podagrica from Mumbai. […]

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Jatropha nana

IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU) Jatropha nana Dalzell & Gibson, Bombay Fl. 229 1861. (syn: Jatropha nana var. bengalense C.H.Rahaman & S.Mondal) India (W. Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal) as per WCSP;   Jatropha nana Dalzell var. bengalensis C.H. Rahman & S.Mondal (Euphorbiaceae) : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3) I am attaching herewith […]

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Jatropha multifida

Jatropha multifida L. , Sp. Pl. 1006 1753. (Syn: Adenoropium multifidum (L.) Pohl; Jatropha janipha Blanco; Manihot multifida (L.) Crantz);   Images by D.S Rawat (1) & B.Rathinasabapathy (2,3), (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade) Coral bush, Coral plant, Physic nut, Guatemala Rhubarb;     Jatropha multifida – indiantreepix | Google Groups : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments […]

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Jatropha integerrima

Jatropha integerrima Jacq., Enum. Syst. Pl. 32 1763. (syn. Adenoropium hastatum (Jacq.) Britton & P.Wilson; Adenoropium integerrimum (Jacq.) Pohl; Adenoropium pandurifolium (Andrews) Pohl; Jatropha acuminata Desr.; Jatropha coccinea Link; Jatropha diversifolia A.Rich. ..; Jatropha glaucovirens Pax & K.Hoffm.; Jatropha hastata Jacq.; Jatropha integerrima var. coccinea (Link) N.P.Balakr. ..; Jatropha moluensis Sessé & Moc.; Jatropha pandurifolia Andrews ..; Jatropha pauciflora […]

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Jatropha gossypiifolia

Jatropha gossypiifolia L., Sp. Pl. 1006 1753. (Syn: Adenoropium gossypiifolium (L.) Pohl; Jatropha elegans Kl.; Manihot gossypiifolia (L.) Crantz); . Bellyache Bush, Cotton-leaf physic nut • Hindi: रतनजोती Ratanjoti • Manipuri: E-hidak • Tamil: சிறிய ஆமணக்கு Siria Amanakku • Malayalam: Chuvanna Kadalavanakku • Kannada: Chikka kada haralu • Bengali: Lal bherenda; . In Ayurveda the […]

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Jatropha curcas

Jatropha curcas L., Sp. Pl. 1006 1753. (Syn. Castiglionia lobata Ruiz & Pav., Ricinus americanus Mill.; ….); Physic Nut, Jatropha, Barbados nut, Chander-Jyoti, Pulza • Hindi: जमाल घोटा Jamal ghota, रतनजोत Ratanjot, जंगली अरंडी Jangli arandi • Manipuri: অৱা কেগে Awa kege • Marathi: Mogli Erand, Maraharalu • Tamil: Kattukkotai • Malayalam: Kattamank, Katalavanakku • Telugu: […]

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Jatropha glandulifera

Jatropha glandulifera Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832 3: 688 1832. (Syn: Adenoropium roxburghii Kostel. [Illegitimate]);  Euphorbiaceae Fortnight: Jatropha sp. for id. confirmation. BRS 023 : Attachments (3). 4 posts by 2 authors. Shrub for id. confirmation Jatropha like for confirmation. Date: 07.11.2013 Location : Kalapatti, Coimbatore Habitat: Urban, Road side Habit: Shrub First time posted […]

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