Mumbai- trunks linked at SGNP

Two tree species sharing nutrients in SGNP: I came across this interesting feature yesterday in the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) Mumbai. Two tree species joined together in two places, sharing nutrients. Is the one on the right Lannea coromandelica and the left one a Lagerstroemia species? Sorry, I omitted to take photos of leaves […]

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UK- plant in Eden Project, Cornwall

SK 3449 02 May 2022: 5 very high res. images. Location: Eden Project, Cornwall, UK Altitude: 60m. Date: 03 April 2022 Habit : Cultivated Looks interesting. Any idea about the family or genus?  

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UK- herb at Eden Project, Cornwall

SK 3444 30 April 2022: Location: Eden Project, Cornwall, UK Altitude: 60m. Date: 03 April 2022 Habit : Cultivated As previously mentioned… The Eden project  in Cornwall has  heated tropical bio domes  ( a fancy form of greenhouse!) that grow exotic plants from all over the world. This is not a plant that I have ever seen […]

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Maharashtra- sapling in Pune

Hello Shree Garg sir: 1 high res. images. Looking for help to identify this Sorry I should have specified; the light green leaves; five leaflets in foreground; its in my collection at home. It could be a sapling of the Nagalinga/ Cannonball tree (Couroupita guianensis). Just a guess. I have couropita canon ball tree in […]

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M.P.- Tree at Bilaspur

Tree I’d request: 3 images. Request for I’d of a tree from Bilaspur which is not flowering at present. Photographed in March 2022. Thought of Dimocarpus longan, but I think it is different. Flowering and fruiting images may help.

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M.P.- tree at Bilaspur

Terminalia catappa for validation: 2 images. Request for validation of Terminalia catappa from Bilaspur. Photographed in March 2022. Picture of canopy will help. I will try to get an image of canopy and post. Seems different from Terminalia, Resembles Ficus hispida, Conform …, the plant has latex or not, I will check for latex and […]

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Western Ghats- tree for id

ID pleasea: Habit: tree Location: Western ghats Elevation: 1300m Forest type: semi evergreen I think it is very very difficult to identify with such images. Detailed images are required showing close up of leaves, flowers, fruits, leaf arrangement etc. Also post high res. images. so that members can see more details, for proper id.  

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Western Ghats- plant for id

id please: 1 image. i am new to this group, i will be glad if you alll can help me with identification of some plants. Location: Western Ghats, India elevation: 1300m I think it is very very difficult to identify with such images. You have to post detailed images. Pl. see Posting Guidelines  

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Rajasthan- herb near Dholpur

Dholpur, January 2022 :: Prostrate herb for ID :: ARK2022-056: 3 high res. images. This was clicked near Dholpur, Rajasthan on the banks of the Chambal river in January 2022 Requested to please ID.  

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Tamilnadu- Harichandanam (?) in Chennai

Harichandanam?: 3 images. Sold as Harichandanam in a nursery in Chennai. What is the habit shrub or a tree ? Sorry. I can’t tell as it is in nursery bag. Search led me to Santalum album (as per https://www.wisdomlib.org/definition/haricandana), but it looks different.  

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Nepal- herb at Lamjung to Manang

BK_HRBM_0040_Sep08_2021: 1 image. Location: Central Nepal, Lamjung to Manang Elevation: 3000-4300 masl Material: Herbarium Petals/Corolla number 5 State of plant: Flowering Any idea about the family or genus? Not sure about that. Hypericum sp? I do not find such hairy leaves in Hypericum, as per comparative images herein.

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Nepal- tree- Lamjung on the way to Manang, Nepal

BK_HRBM_0038: 1 image. Herbarium specimen ID requested. Specimen details: Tree with fruit as in herbarium photo Location: Lamjung on the way to Manang, central himalayas Any idea about the family? I am not sure about the family for this specimen as both flowers and fruitings were missing. But fruit is given in the image posted by […]

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USA- Conifers in Japanese Tea Garden, California

  Request for ID : Japanese Tea Garden, Golden Gate Park : San Francisco : 14SEP21 : AK – 018: 3 images. While going through my California plants, I came across some which I had missed posting earlier. Seen in the Japanese Tea Garden, inside the Golden Gate Park. . Request for ID : Japanese […]

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USA- Cultivated shrub in California

Ornamental Shrub for ID : Los Angeles : 12SEP21 : AK – 015: 1 image. While going through my California plants, I came across some which I had missed posting earlier. Cultivated shrub seen in the hotel garden.  

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Nepal- herb at Phulchoki, Lalitpur

SK 2931 22 July 2021: 4 very high res. images. Location: Phulchoki, Lalitpur Date:  18 July 2021 Elevation:  2700m. Habit : Wild Leaves are rough and stiff. Adenostemma lavenia I am doubtful as per images at Adenostemma lavenia I agree with you … ! I guess it is different!  

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