Monday, December 16, 2013

Bleeding heart

Bleeding heart  (Lamprocapnos spectabilis) Ornamental plant. The other common name include "Dutchman's breeches", "lyre flower" and "lady-in-a-bath"

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Common pierrot

Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon)

Plains cupid

Plains cupid (Chilades pandava) on tridax flower head.

Sunday, December 8, 2013

சிறு புல்லடி

Creeping tick trefoil (Desmodium triflorum)

Cuckoo spit

Common froghopper nymph (belong to the insect of the Order Hemiptera).concealed  in the protective liquid known as cuckoo spit.

The bug is rudely blowing soap bubbles from its anus to protect  from predators,parasites and insulates against heat and cold. 

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Red Malaysian Guava

Red Malaysian Guava (Psidium guajava) another variety of guava

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Indian Joint Vetch

Aeschynomene indica

Fodder plant for animal

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Indian Birthwort

Indian Birthwort (Aristolochia bracteolata) Family: Aristolochiaceae

It is common in dry areas, particularly on black cotton soil, usually growing as a weed.

Friday, November 22, 2013

Hard slitwort

 Hard slitwort (Lindernia crustacea) SCROFULARIACEAE

Annual Herb found along the Wet sites, fields and gardens, along roads.

Friday, November 15, 2013

Thursday, November 14, 2013


Chocolate weed (Melochia corchorifolia) of Malavaceae

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Jointed Buttonweed

Jointed buttonweed (Spermacoce articularis) Family Rubiaceae. As weed along the low elevation.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

வெள்ளை காட்டுகொட்டை

Jatropha glandulifera 

Weed along the road side,  Cheran Maa Nagar, Coimbatore.

Monday, November 11, 2013

தவசி முருங்கை

 star gooseberry Sauropus androgynus

Sauropus androgynus leaf is rich in Vitamin C and polyphenols, such as tannin.

Fire on the mountain

Fire on the Mountain Euphorbia cyathophora

Spurges are commonly herbs, with milky sap

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 Burn-Mouth Vine Rhynchosia aurea (Family Fabaceae)

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Wasp nest

Paper wasp nest

Tall-Stilt Mangrove

Rhizophora -Mangrove plant 


 False daisy (Eclipta prostrata)  Asteraceae (Sunflower family)

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சீந்தில் கொடி

Tinospora cordifolia, Family: Menispermaceae.Climber- found throughout India. In forest its like a weed and suppress the growth of trees. 

Friday, September 20, 2013


Diamond Flower (Hedyotis corymbosa) Annual herb found along the river side as well as wasteland
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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Melhania incana