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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Oldest teak tree




Saturday, September 20, 2014

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Yellow Rain Lily

Herb: Bloom after rain


                      Zephyranthes citrina, (Family Amarylidaceae.) commonly called Yellow Rain                          Lily. Herb: Bloom after rain

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

கிருணி பழம்

Cucumis melo Linnaeus (Cucurbitaceae the Gourd family)Common Name: Melon, muskmelon, cantaloupe, honeydew



The fruit is widely consumed for its juice and flesh.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

பொன்கொரந்தி

Salacia (Salacia oblonga, Family Hippocrateaceae) 

The stem bark is considered useful in treating polyuria
diabetes, and excessive thirst.
Ref: 
http://pharmaceuticals.indiabizclub.com/catalog/458048~salacia+oblonga~tamil+nadu

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