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"Sage Leaved Alangium"

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Copyright: Prasad Vallabhajosyula (Panoptic83) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 53 W: 0 N: 116] (758)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-03-12
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/60 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2009-03-20 2:10
Viewed: 4897
Points: 6
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Hello Friends,

I shot the picture of the flower in the rocks near my home. There were lot of flowers on the tree and this one with a rock as background looked nice to be shot.


Sage Leaved Alangium is a tall thorny tree native to India. It grows to a height of about 3 to 10 meters.The bark is ash colored, rough and faintly fissured. The leaves are elliptic oblong, elliptic lanceolate or oblong lanceolate. The flowers are greenish white, fascilcled, axillary or on old wood. The berries are ovoid, ellipsoid or nearly globose.glabrous, smooth and violet to purple. The flowering season is February to June.
Medicinal uses: In Ayurveda the roots and the fruits are used for treatment of rheumatism, and hemorrhoid.Externally it is used for the treatment of bites of rabbits, rats, and dogs.




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  • roges Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 957 W: 0 N: 1329] (6264)
  • [2009-03-20 2:27]

Hi Prasad !
Nice and interesting picture.
A well done capture.
Have a nice day,

Namastay Prasad, a wonderful macro capture of this beautiful flower in a fine composition with excellent clarity.
TFS and have a nice WE!

Bonjour Prasad,
Belle macro valorisant bien le sujet par la finesse des détails et la délicatesse des couleurs.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

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