Wild plants of Chandigarh – Specimen 2 (Hyacinth bean )

Wild plants of Chandigarh – Specimen 2 (Hyacinth bean ) Botanical name – Dolichos lablab) Family – Fabaceae Collection site – Sec-47, Chandigarh Habitat – Wild Habit – Climber near dumping ground             Leaf – Compound, trifoliate Inflorescence – Raceme Flower – Bisexual, zygomorphic, polypetalous, didynamus (1+9), papilionaceous  corolla, creamish-white in …

Wild plants of Chandigarh – Specimen 1

Collection site – Sec-32 ,Chandigarh Habitat – Wild Habit – Climber Inflorescence – Dichasial to polychasial cymes Flower – Actinomorphic, polypetalous, 5 stamens, exerted, protruding out of flower, style, simple and  linear Fruit – Ellipsoidal Foldscope description – When the different parts were seen under a foldscope, trichomes were seen along the filaments and also…