Trumpet Creeper is a Fast-Growing Vine The Trumpet Creeper is known by many names. They include the Trumpet vine, the Cow vine, the Foxglove vine, the Hell vine, and the Devil’s shoestring. It is a woody vine that can reach lengths of nearly 40 feet, and will encroach on all other plants in it growing path. The Trumpet Creeper tends to flourish in dry soil that is enriched with plenty of organic matter. This is why it is found naturally as far south as the Gulf coast, and as far north as the…
Why the Parijat flower blooms only at night
Parijata, also known as Shephalika or Shephali or Shiuli in Bengali, and Queen of the Night or Night Jasmine in English, strangely blooms at night and...
Botanical Names: Ixora
Kingdom: Plantae Subkingdom: Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision: Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division: Angiosperms - Flowering plants Class: Dicots Subclass: Asteridae Order: Rubiales Family: Rubiaceae (The Coffee family) Botanical name: Ixora coccinea Common Name: Jungle Geranium, Flame of the Woods Malayalam Name: Ashoka Chethi Habit: Perennial Shrub ripened fruits flowers in the rain tender fruits Location: My home garden at Kottayam, Kerala
Crossandra infundibuliformis - Crossandra. In South India, Kanakambaram is the favourite flowers of ladies to put in their hair. It competes strongly with jasmine to adorn the south-Indian hair-do's.Source & Picture Wikipedia.