Botanical name for South Asian plants

anu.rSeptember 9, 2012

Looking for botanical names (to help me search better) for 2 South Indian Plants. Their names in Tamil language are:

1. Thaallaam Poovu

2. Mogadam Poovu

Thanks in advance!

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rajiram

Thazam poo is Called Kewda or screw pine

    Bookmark   September 10, 2012 at 1:25AM
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dl99(4)

Raji is right.it is fragrant screw pine.

Plants you are looking for

1. Pandanus odorifer /Kewda/Fragrant screw pine
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Kewda.html

2.Mimusops elengi L.

http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Maulsari.html

You can search for plants native and introduced to the Indian subcontinent at the link below. And if you find it is helpful,don't forget to say thanks to Tabish & Thingnam!

Here is a link that might be useful: Flowers of India

    Bookmark   September 10, 2012 at 10:58AM
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