Tonkin jasmine, Pakalana vine, Tonkinese creeper, Marble leaf

Tonkin jasmine, Pakalana vine, Tonkinese creeper, Marble leaf

Scientific Name : Telosma cordata Family : Asclepiadaceae Common Name : Tonkin jasmine, Pakalana vine, Tonkinese creeper, Marble leaf Description: Telosma cordata is commonly known as Tonkin jasmine, Pakalana vine and Tonkinese creeper. I have named it as Marble-leaf climber. The leaves are very attractive with dark green, light green and white colours, having interesting marbled effect. The climber has yellow flowers and...

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Scientific Name : hitti Family : Common Name : Description: Propagation : Longevity...

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Vatoli, वाटोळी

Vatoli, वाटोळी

Scientific Name : Diploclisia glaucescens Family : Menispermaceae Common Name : Vatoli, वाटोळी, Description: A large woody climber with roundish leaves. Leaf stalks are longer than the leaf blade. Tiny yellow flowers are borne in clusters. It has medicinal properties. It is native to India. For more details log on to: http://nandanvana.blogspot.in/2017/05/diploclisia-glaucescens.html Propagation : Seeds,...

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Elephant apple, Karambal, Karmal, Chalta, करंबल, करमल, चलता

Elephant apple, Karambal, Karmal, Chalta, करंबल, करमल, चलता

Scientific Name : Dillenia indica Family : Dilleniaceae Common Name : Elephant apple, Karambal, Karmal, Chalta, करंबल, करमल, चलता Description: A medium size tree with very beautiful foliage. Large flowers are mildly scented. Large fruits are used as vegetable. In drought-prone conditions the tree becomes leafless in winter. Native to India Propagation : Seeds, air layering Longevity...

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Climbing Pandanas

Climbing Pandanas

Scientific Name : Freycinetia multiflora Family : Pandanaceae Common Name : Climbing Pandanas Description: Freycinetia multiflora, (Syn: F.cumingiana) is native to Tropical Asia, Malaysia and Philippines. It belongs to Pandanaceae family, to which Pandanus odoratissimus (केवडा, केतकी, केया) belongs. It is a climbing plant and has aerial roots, which cling to support while climbing. It is a...

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Satin tree, Satin-leaf tree, Wild Star apple

Satin tree, Satin-leaf tree, Wild Star apple

Scientific Name : Chrysophyllum oliviforme Family : Sapotaceae Common Name : Satin tree, Satin-leaf tree, Wild Star apple Description: A medium size evergreen tree. It is a slow growing tree. Fruits are about the size of wild date. They are native to Florida, West Indies and Central America. Propagation : Seeds Longevity...

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