Thanks Gargji , Rakesh ji for confirmed ID. Yes, it is Justicia repens, synonym of Accepted name( as per PL2 ) Rungia repens(L.) Nees .
Bracts were unique. Following K Sasidharans description (KP): Bracts winged both sides with whitish margins, all similar. Apparently two rows not having flowers, so sterile. Location was Chennai, edge of paddy field, similar as reported by Arti Khale and PKA( foi) A.Sinha On Wed, Jan 15, 2020, 6:49 PM J.M. Garg <jmga...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thanks, Rakesh ji. > > On Wed, 15 Jan 2020 at 18:01, dr.rakesh Singh <dr.rakeshpsi...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> Yessir , absolutely !! >> >> On Wed, Jan 15, 2020 at 4:16 PM JM Garg <jmga...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >>> I think this should be *Justicia repens* >>> <https://sites.google.com/site/efloraofindia/species/a---l/a/acanthaceae/justicia/rungia-repens> >>> as >>> per images and details herein. >>> >>> On Friday, January 14, 2011 at 11:57:31 PM UTC+5:30, greenearth wrote: >>>> >>>> Attaching photos of a herb fond growing in the wild along the edge of a >>>> paddy field on the outskirts of Chennai. >>>> >>>> My first guess was Antirrhinum sp. by the bracts seem to point more to >>>> an Acanthaceae plant. >>>> unfortunately I do not have any more information on the plant other >>>> than these two photos. >>>> >>>> Best Wishes, >>>> A.Sinha >>>> >>> -- >>> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google >>> Groups "efloraofindia" group. >>> To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send >>> an email to indiantreepix+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. >>> To view this discussion on the web, visit >>> https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/indiantreepix/60aa0e9b-27a7-4897-a7d9-ec368aba4bc0%40googlegroups.com >>> <https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/indiantreepix/60aa0e9b-27a7-4897-a7d9-ec368aba4bc0%40googlegroups.com?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer> >>> . >>> >> > > -- > With regards, > J.M.Garg > > 'Creating awareness of Indian Flora & Fauna' > <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Jmgarg1> > > Winner of Wipro-NFS Sparrow Awards 2014 for efloraofindia > <https://sites.google.com/site/efloraofindia/award-for-efloraofindia>. > > For identification, learning, discussion & documentation of Indian Flora, > please visit/ join our Efloraofindia Google e-group > <https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/indiantreepix> (largest in the > world- more than 3,000 members & 3,00,000 messages on 23.8.18) or > Efloraofindia > website <https://sites.google.com/site/efloraofindia/> (with a species > database of more than 13,000 species & 3,00,000 images of which more than > 2,00,000 images are directly displayed on 30.8.19). > > The whole world uses my Image Resource > <http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:J.M.Garg> of more than a > thousand species & eight thousand images of Birds, Butterflies, Plants etc. > (arranged alphabetically & place-wise). You can also use them for free as > per Creative Commons license attached with each image. > > Also author of 'A Photoguide to the Birds of Kolkata & Common Birds of > India'. > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "efloraofindia" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to indiantreepix+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To view this discussion on the web, visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/indiantreepix/CAHMqTpeWB1JEvhaYPEH9aJnMGfd1QDYfZE0-h3mz69bFMiqoWw%40mail.gmail.com.