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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 21 published)

Post by Kaleem » March 14th, 2013, 7:15 pm

Heliconia Flower, Nadi, Fiji

Framed By Peter Hendrie
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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 21 published)

Post by rafique » March 14th, 2013, 7:53 pm

Heliconia platystachys
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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 21 published)

Post by rafique » March 14th, 2013, 8:30 pm

details
Family Heliconiaceae – Heliconia family
Genus Heliconia L. – heliconia
Species Heliconia platystachys Baker – false bird of paradise
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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 21 published)

Post by Kaleem » March 14th, 2013, 8:32 pm

http://www.google.com.pk/imgres?q=helic ... =99&ty=111


Heliconia Flower, Nadi, Fiji
Framed By Peter Hendrie

I am stucked with the same
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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 21 published)

Post by M Farooq » March 14th, 2013, 9:18 pm

Kaleem wrote: Heliconia Flower, Nadi, Fiji
Framed By Peter Hendrie
I am stucked with the same
It is indeed Heliconia flower, but the place Nadi, Fiji, and Peter Hendrie have nothing to do with identification. Rafiq sb's reply is more scientifically detailed, with a Latin name and the English name Bird of paradise.

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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 21 published)

Post by Farhan Ahmed » March 14th, 2013, 10:06 pm

As per Farooq Sb verdict point awarded to Rafique

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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 22 published)

Post by rafique » March 14th, 2013, 10:16 pm

Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Madia
Species: elegans

commonly known as
Madia elegans
elegant tarweed
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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 22 published)

Post by Farhan Ahmed » March 15th, 2013, 7:05 am

Very Right

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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 23 published)

Post by Tahir Khan » March 15th, 2013, 9:02 am

alyssum maritima

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Re: Plant ID Trivia(Entry 23 published)

Post by Tahir Khan » March 15th, 2013, 9:14 am

Lobularia maritima

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